A survey of phishing attacks: Their types, vectors and technical approaches

@article{Chiew2018ASO,
  title={A survey of phishing attacks: Their types, vectors and technical approaches},
  author={Kang Leng Chiew and Kelvin S. C. Yong and Choon Lin Tan},
  journal={Expert Syst. Appl.},
  year={2018},
  volume={106},
  pages={1-20}
}
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