Email spoofing is email fraud and deception. Spoofing is the most common from of the modern con game called ‘phising’. The email spoofer is trying to “phish” your passwords and login names by attempting to lure you to reveal your account and password details. Essentially, the email spoofer is a spammer trying to hide his true identity, while still filling your mailbox with advertising and also attempting to steal your confidential information.
To help you learn about email phising and how you can deal with such mail, Mithi’s security team created an infographic to help you understand the phising phenomena worldwide, how it impacts your business and what you can do to prevent it.