How to Protect Yourself from Email Spoofing

How to Protect Yourself from Email Spoofing

Hello Friends ….Recently lots of people are facing Email spoofing…. and lots of people are became victim and looses their personal information,data and credentials…If you don’t know what i m talking about and what is Email Spoofing … then let us tell u that Email spoofing is the creation of email messages with a forged sender address. Because the core email protocols do not have any mechanism for authentication, it is common for spam and phishing emails to use such spoofing to mislead the recipient about the origin of the message.

So guys in this article we are going to show you that how we can check that the email is not fake and you are not getting spoofed…

  • Firstly you can use some help from Spam Filters.Nowadays every email services has a spam filter or garbage box, junk files or junk boxes….And if something is going in your spam or junk box please research the email, regardless of the fact that it would appear that it’s originating from somebody you know.

  • Most of emails are asking about your credentials and personal information so think before you give your personal details because a highly and legitimate companies or banks will never ask for personal credentials via email…they will always call you to their bank and companies.
  • Whenever you get emails please do read the message headers and trace ip addresses.After reading the headers you will get the idea that this message is from the same person or you are being spoofed.
  • In your Emails if u are having any doubt that you are being spammed then not click on any link or do not download any attachment from that email…Any companies do not say “Your account has been compromised, or you account has been hacked ,click here to validate.” They would say “Dear Name, We believe your account has been compromised, please call us at XXX-XXX-XXXX.”

So guys educate yourself with these tips to Protect Yourself from Email Spoofing and we believe that it will provides you help against Email Spoofing… and do no forget to like us on Facebook and Twitter. 🙂