Phishing is the dark art of getting computer users to click on links in email or open attachments that are nefarious. Often times these emails are cleverly disguised UNLESS you look carefully at the wording, grammar, and sending address. It MIGHT have a name of a friend, family member, or co-worker, but closer scrutiny will reveal the address is not from the person you know.
Please read the following article (from Wired.com) about the latest phishing scam to hit the Internet. Learn. Beware. Be safe!