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In detail: How to spot a phish
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Though phishing gangs are getting more sophisticated and literate, many bogus e-mail messages give themselves away by their poor command of the English language.

This is because many phishing gangs hail from nations where English is rarely spoken.

Grammatical errors and spelling mistakes are classic signs that a message is a phish.

If you stumble over the text, it's probably a phish.

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