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How to Spot Any Spoofed & Fake Email (Ultimate Guide)

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If you've ever received an email that claims to be from some company but it seems suspicious,

this video is for you.

There are plenty of ways for scammers to spoof email addresses, but here I'll show you how

to tell if one is legit, using email authentication methods most of the big websites use at least,

which are the ones most targeted by scammers.

I'll mostly be using Gmail for the examples here because it has the most transparent information

to see, but if you use other programs I'll show you some work arounds for those too.

So yes, this is about to be a 20+ minute video just about how to tell if an email is fake,

and we are going down the rabbit hole so buckle up.

There's more to it than you think.

And remember you can always just throw the video on a faster speed if you want.

Let me be clear though, this video is specifically and ONLY going to focus on how to tell if

an email is really from the website it says it's from, NOT whether the email itself is

safe or a scam.

It's of course a critical part of identifying scams, but if a hacker uses their own domain

to send out scams, obviously the tests will show the sending domain as genuine, but the

sender is still a scammer!

For example, at one part later in the video I'm going to show how to view some email checks

Gmail has for verifying the sender, but if you look at them and say "oh, wow they all

passed.

I guess this email from Hacker@StealYourMoney.scam must be completely safe because the Google