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LinkedIn emails are hiding phishing scams

July 24, 2019

Via: Techradar

LinkedIn users are being warned to beware emails reportedly coming from the site following a rise in recent message scams.

A report from KnowBe4 found that scammers are harnessing emails from some of the world’s most popular social media sites to launch phishing scams against unsuspecting users.

LinkedIn has become the most popular tool to target potential victims, with more than half of all social media phishing email using the Microsoft-owned platform as a hook.

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