Thursday, September 1, 2016

50% of Email Users Deserve the Problems They Create

Security experts often talk about the importance of educating people
about the risks of "phishing" e-mails containing links to malicious websites. But sometimes, even awareness isn't enough.  

A study by researchers at a university in Germany found that about half of the subjects in a recent experiment clicked on links from strangers in e-mails and Facebook messages—even though most of them claimed to be aware of the risks. more