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Phishing affects us all

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This attachment opened a somewhat authentic looking Microsoft login page that had the targets email address already filled

An email that contains a link or an attachment is sent to the recipient with the purpose of retrieving data by directing the user to some fake web page on the internet, or by executing a malicious code from an attachment. Phishing campaigns often use the same formula. An email that contains a link or […]

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On the design of playful training material for information security awareness

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New paper: On the design of playful training material for information security awareness https://doi.org/10.35199/ICDC.2020.30 Researcher from the CYNIC-project presented a paper during The Sixth International Conference on Design Creativity (ICDC2020) Oulu, Finland, August 26th – 28th 2020.   Abstract: This paper presents the rationale for the design of a card deck game sustaining information security […]

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Rethinking capabilities in information security risk management

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The latest article in CYNIC-project is now published: Rethinking capabilities in information security risk management: a systematic literature review Abstract: Information security risk management capabilities have predominantly focused on instrumental onsets, while largely ignoring the underlying intentions and knowledge these management practices entail. This article aims to study what capabilities are embedded in information security […]