Intuition Not Enough to Spot "Spammy" Sites

Watch out for your inbox! The results of the McAfee SiteAdvisor Spam Quiz reveal that users are unable to distinguish between safe sites and sites that sent our robots spam. Last month McAfee SiteAdvisor issued a challenge to users: Can you spot Web sites that cause spam? Over 7,000 users have taken the quiz and the results are alarming.

The decisions of the average quiz taker would have led to the receipt of over 1,000 e-mails per week. McAfee SiteAdvisor Blog: Intuition Not Enough to Spot “Spammy” Sites

Linked by shanmuga Wednesday, 27th September 2006 9:04AM