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Can You Spot a Phish



Shanee Dawkins, Jody Jacobs


This talk will cover findings from over 4 years of NIST phishing training data, highlighting user context as the key to phishing susceptibility. We will discuss the NIST Phish Scale, our research on why users click, and how it can help users spot a phish.


Phish, Phish Scale, security awareness, cybersecurity


Dawkins, S. and Jacobs, J. (2022), Can You Spot a Phish, [online], (Accessed April 18, 2024)
Created October 19, 2022, Updated December 19, 2022