How phishing sites fool us

Solving the puzzle of why so many people fall for the email based phishing attacks was the driving force behind a US research study which reveals that consumers may not comprehend even the most basic internet security indicators.

Phishing attacks have become increasingly common threat in Australia with a number of local banks targeted in recent months. The attacks are often initiated by an email asking bank customers to verify security details by clicking on a link taking them to replica of their banking website. How phishing sites fool us - Breaking - Technology -

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