Our brains work hard to spot phishing scams, but still often fail

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Scientists have found a significant increase in brain activity related to problem-solving and decision-making when we're trying to tell if a webpage is legitimate or not, and when we're processing browser warnings about potential malware-infected sites.

http://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2014/03/04/our-brains-work-hard-to-spot-phishing-scams-but-still-often-fail/

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