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People Suck at Spotting Phishing 317

JohnGrahamCumming writes "Initial results at show that people don't fare well when trying to spot spams and phishes. This blog entry shows some actual spams and phishes that people fell for, as well as genuine messages that they think are spam." The thing about these s[cp]ams is that they must work sometimes. When I see the messages, I can't fathom 'how'.
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People Suck at Spotting Phishing

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