Training users to counteract phishing.

@article{Mayhorn2011TrainingUT,
  title={Training users to counteract phishing.},
  author={Christopher B. Mayhorn and Patrick G. Nyeste},
  journal={Work},
  year={2011},
  volume={41 Suppl 1},
  pages={
          3549-52
        }
}
Phishing is an increasingly more prevalent form of online, social engineered scams that escalate costs and risks to society year to year. This study demonstrates an association between anti-phishing training techniques used in previous research and individual differences which could affect phishing susceptibility. Results indicated that anti-phishing training in both a simple comic and more complex video game form is helpful in decreasing phishing susceptibility as measured by Miss rates for… CONTINUE READING

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