BofA's Customers Get Schooled in Phishing

Sausner, Rebecca
June 2009
Bank Technology News;Jun2009, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p13
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the anti-phishing services offered by the Bank of America Corp. (BofA). It notes that BofA engineered over 60,000 in educating customers on malicious phishing electronic mails (emails). Remarkable malicious sites are substituted with redirect to an Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG) educational page. Academics at Carnegie Mellon University verify the theory on phishing with an experiment conducted on 500 students, faculty and staff.


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