Effect of personality traits on trust and risk to phishing vulnerability: Modeling and analysis

@article{Cho2016EffectOP,
  title={Effect of personality traits on trust and risk to phishing vulnerability: Modeling and analysis},
  author={Jin-Hee Cho and Hasan Cam and Alessandro Oltramari},
  journal={2016 IEEE International Multi-Disciplinary Conference on Cognitive Methods in Situation Awareness and Decision Support (CogSIMA)},
  year={2016},
  pages={7-13}
}
In cyberspace, various types of social engineering attacks have made humans in a system more vulnerable than ever. One of the popular social engineering attacks is a phishing attack, exploiting humans' vulnerability in order to obtain individuals' private or credential information. Recent studies have found that the so called `phishing susceptibility' (i.e., the likelihood of being phished) is closely correlated with the individuals' personality traits. In particular, the relations between… CONTINUE READING

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