Tips for Detecting Phishing

What is phishing?  Criminals will attempt to disguise themselves as trusted individuals or entities and use electronic communications to attempt to gain unauthorized access to your computer and network.  Below is a table of the individuals and entities often impersonated and some tips and tricks to determine if a piece of communication may be a phishing attempt.  These tables are pulled from a FINRA guidance report. IF YOU SUSPECT A PIECE OF COMMUNICATION MAY BE A PHISHING ATTEMPT, NOTIFY YOURCCO IMMEDIATELY