Phishers Prey on a Sea of Unsuspecting Victims - Even on LinkedIn

By: Viveka Monday January 28, 2013 comments Tags: Phishing scams, spammers

Here's a Phish you Don't Want Swimming in Your Contact Pool! I've written a few posts about Phishing Scams and Spammers on LinkedIn - and this is a great reminder to be careful. Even though LinkedIn does a decents job of monitoring its membership, there a plenty of sharks and other nefarious goofballs who have made their way onto LinkedIn. Yeah, we expect those "Have you seen this awful picture of you: link" in Twitter DMs, but LinkedIn is a business netowrking site! Surely we are safe here - NOT. Lately I've been awash in scammy InMails - and they must be workign on someone, because people are spending a lot of time and effort sending these out. Here's what you can do to report scammers and spammers: Click on the name of the Spammer... Read More