Rotten Phish: Dissecting a phishing email

Rotten Phish: Dissecting a phishing email

Phishing is a form of social hacking; the hackers try to get people to divulge their email addresses, passwords, and other key information by sending out fake emails that are usually from email addresses in Russia (sorry, Russian readers, but it's true...). Tonight I received a phishing email that was so execrably bad that I just had to share it with readers of Apple World Today. Here's the email:  

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AWT News Update: October 11, 2016

AWT News Update: October 11, 2016

Apple and Samsung argue in front of the Supremes, Dropbox adds tons of features for iOS users, and we find out what a Phish and an iPhone have in common:

  • The US Supreme Court is hearing arguments today on the long-running Apple vs. Samsung patent infringement case
  • Dropbox updates its iOS app, including a Messages app for including documents and files in chats and improved multitasking support for iPads
  • A track on the latest album by Phish was recorded on an iPhone
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