An examination of the effect of recent phishing encounters on phishing susceptibility
作者: Rui ChenJoana GaiaH. Raghav Rao
作者单位: 1Iowa State University, United States of America
2University at Buffalo, United States of America
3University of Texas at San Antonio, United States of America
刊名: Decision Support Systems, 2020, Vol.133
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.dss.2020.113287
关键词: PhishingSusceptibilityDecision makingDetection processOutcome failure
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)This paper examines online users' perceived susceptibility to phishing attacks. We posit that an individual's phishing susceptibility may be shaped by recent phishing encounters and, more importantly, that the effect of new experience on susceptibility will be heterogeneous among users. To facilitate our investigation, we focus on both the process and outcome of phishing detection. Survey data from college students confirms that one's susceptibility is affected by detection process difficulty and detection outcome failures in the recent phishing encounter. Results also reveal the importance of personal attributes, such as past success in phishing detection and phishing desensitization, in regulating the effects of a recent phishing encounter. Finally, results show the...
全文获取路径: Elsevier  (合作)
影响因子:2.201 (2012)

  • susceptibility 磁化率
  • effect 效应
  • recent 近来的
  • examination 审查
  • making 制定
  • process 过程
  • failure 破坏