Phishing
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. What is phishing?
    answer choices
    scams through websites
    scams through emails
    scams through phone calls
    scams through text messages
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. What is suspicious about this email?
    answer choices
    Generic greeting 
    URL does not match
    all the above
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. Is this site authentic?
    answer choices
    Yes
    No
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. Sara finds a message on her phone that she thinks might be a scam.  She should:
    answer choices
    Forward the message to her friends to see if they think it's a scam too.
    Reply and ask the sender not to send more mail.
    Delete the message.
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. When people send you phony emails, pop-up messages, social media messages, texts, calls, or links to fake websites in order to hook you into giving out your personal and financial information.
    answer choices
    Plagiarizing
    Skimming
    Phishing
    Identity Theft
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. Select the Phishing Schemes that apply to the following email:
    From:  no_reply@emailinternet.chase.com
    Subject:  Account Status
    Attention US Bank Customer,
    Due to a recent security check on your account, we require you to confirm your details.  Failure to do so within 24 hours will lead to account suspension.  Sorry for the inconveenince.
    Click here to confirm your account

    Regards,
    US Bank Online Customer Service
    This email has been sent by US Bank.
                                                             
    answer choices
    Generic greeting & Link to email
    Sense of urgency & Spelling errors
    Need to verify account info
    ALL of the previous choices are in the email.
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. Teens are some of the most frequent targets of identity theft and other scams. Why?
    answer choices
    Identity thieves look for “clean” Social Security numbers that haven’t yet been used to get credit.
    Thieves want to help teens get student loans for college
    It will help teens do better in school
    Identity thieves are just testing teens to see if they will fall for their scams
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. Pretending to be banks, the IRS or some other organization and sending you an email or a letter (or even make a phone call) asking for personal information is called
    answer choices
    Surfing
    Fishing
    Phishing
    Sailing
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. They may get into your computer or another computer system, including schools, credit card companies, and other places maintaining personal information.
    answer choices
    Hoping
    Heaving
    Hacking
    Heckling
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. To prevent identity theft use one of these on credit card, bank and cell phone accounts.
    answer choices
    Combination lock
    Password
    A piece of tape to cover up the number
    A fake name
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. Never give this out over the phone, through email or on the Internet.
    answer choices
    Personal Information
    Free money
    Tomorrow's lunch choices
    Baseball scores
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. What is a phishing scam?
    answer choices
    Someone trying to log your keys
    YOU SPELLED FISHING WRONG SIR!
    Someone sending you a virus
    Someone pretending to be a legitimate business
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the most common way to receive a phishing scam?
    answer choices
    Text message
    Email
    Downloading films
    Unsafe wesbites
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. How can you detect a phishing scam?
    answer choices
    The companies logo is on the email
    The email asks for information the company should already know
    The email is sent directly to you
    The email ends with @paypal.co.uk
  • Question 15
    60 seconds
    Q. Which is NOT a phishing feature?
    answer choices
    sense of urgency
    addressed to you
    link to website
    generic greeting
  • Question 16
    60 seconds
    Q. Phishing is
    answer choices
    using a fishing pole to catch fish.
    luring someone into giving out private information.
    pretending to be someone you're not.
    being at high risk of attack or harm
  • Question 17
    60 seconds
    Q. The best way to avoid phishing is to
    answer choices
    be skeptical about any online requests for personal information.
    stay off social media.
    not share your email address.
    use the same password for all accounts.
  • Question 18
    60 seconds
    Q. If you receive a suspicious email, you should
    answer choices
    open it up and click on any links.
    reply to the sender asking them to leave you alone.
    delete the email without opening it.
    delete your email account.
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