Tech Law Expert Explains How He Was Nearly Fooled By The Most Credible Phishing Attempt He’s Experienced


We like to think that we’re immune to scams. However, some of them are so advanced, they can trick even the most vigilant ones. Almost. Pieter Gunst, who has spent years working as a tech lawyer, recently tweeted how he nearly fell for a phishing attempt. Outlining the steps that almost fooled him, he pointed out what everyone should be constantly looking out for in order to keep themselves safe.

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Some people asked Pieter to clarify a few things

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Which he happily did

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He then continued to explain the situation

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Here’s what others said about it

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