What Is Social Media Phishing?

Social media phishing refers to an attack executed through platforms like Instagram, LinkedIn, Facebook, or Twitter. The purpose of such an attack is to steal personal data or gain control of your social media account.

Trend Micro shares that social media has become as ubiquitous as the air we breathe. Individuals use Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and a multitude of other platforms to keep up with friends and family, stay on top of the latest news, date, and connect with the world.

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