Internet Security

10 Red Flags You’re About to Get Scammed

Hand waving a red flagFrom Mashable:

You should know by now that nothing on the Internet is guaranteed. Promises to boost your sex life or quick money via working from home shouldn’t be taken seriously. “Watch this video and women will adore you?” More like, “Click this link and regret it.”

via 10 Red Flags You’re About to Get Scammed.

Many of these seem obvious yet it is still a good overview of potential problem links. You cannot assume your spam filter will catch everything or that your staff will always follow sound e-mail hygiene. These ten items along with the underlying theme of good Internet protocol would make a good team meeting topic.

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