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Cybersecurity experts report alarming rise in quishing; how to avoid getting scammed
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A new QR code scam known as quishing is on the rise.
Cybersecurity experts at Check Point said there has been a 587% increase in quishing or phishing with QR codes.
Hackers use those codes to lure people to websites that can steal personal information, according to Check Point.
Steer clear of a QR code scam with these helpful tips:
-Think twice before giving out personal information after scanning.