DOI: 10.1109/edocw.2014.59
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Abstract: Analyzing the role of target-related information in a security attack is an understudied topic in the behavioral information security research field. This paper presents an empirical investigation of the effect of adding information about the target in phishing attacks. Data was collected by conducting two phishing experiments using a sample of 158 employees at five S wedish organizations. The first experiment included a traditional mass-email attack with no target-related information, and the second experime…

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