Play an Anti-Phishing Game

by Barbara J. Feldman on November 26, 2007

Computer scientists at Carnegie-Mellon University have found using games to educate users about phishing scams is more effective than expecting us to read security manuals. As part of their research, they developed Anti-Phishing Phil, an interactive game that explains how to spot phishing cues in emails, and when to use search engines to find legitimate sites.

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Feldman, Barbara. "Play an Anti-Phishing Game." Surfnetkids. Feldman Publishing. 26 Nov. 2007. Web. 29 Aug. 2014. <http://www.surfnetkids.com/tech/285/play-an-anti-phishing-game/ >.