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Social Media Quizzes - Red Flag!

Social Media Quizzes - Red Flag!

Social Media Quizzes have been around forever.  On the surface, they seem innocent and fun.  Behind the scenes they are not.  They are "Spearphishing" and are targeting you to get your information.  Once scammers have those answers they can start targeting you for access where you don't want them to be!   Did you ever notice that those cute questions - What year did you graduate?  Where did you attend High School?  Who took you to Prom?  What is your dream car, favorite movie, favorite food? - these are also the questions asked when setting up access to your personal accounts.  This isn't a coincidence.  There are scammers out there that constantly phish for this information.  Stay alert and pass by those quizzes, as tempting as they can be!  Here is more information on this https://www.sosdailynews.com/n...

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