Section 3 // 9:30 a.m. // #catfishing #catphising

Panel members: Sam Mickens, Brianna McCray, Brandon Gerace

Hashtag: #catfishing #catphishing

Twitter questions:

Q1: Have you ever had a personal experience with catphishing?

Q2:  Many of you have probably seen or heard of The MTV show “CatFish”. Do you think it spreads positive or negative awareness?

Q3:Do you think the government is doing enough to protect us from Catphishing?

Readings:

“What Is Phishing, Spoofing, Ghosting, and Catfishing?”: Just read about the Catfishing and Phishing in this article https://www.bark.us/blog/phishing-spoofing-ghosting-catfishing/

“10 Ways to catch out a Catfish”: https://www.eharmony.com.au/dating-advice/trust-and-safety/10-ways-to-catch-out-a-catfish#.WsEOvtPwYWo

The Legal Truth about Catfishing in the United States and Canada”: http://impactofcatfishing.blogspot.com/2017/02/the-legal-truth-about-catfishing-in.html

Counter-technologies:

Scam Tracker: https://www.bbb.org/scamtracker/us