Wired: Inside Google’s Global Campaign to Shut Down Phishing

Wired: Inside Google’s Global Campaign to Shut Down Phishing. “Google works to make it as easy as possible for users to make safe choices and avoid scams, but the company’s focus is on tech solutions that are meant to work seamlessly with minimal user buy-in. Some phishing specialists believe that emphasizing user training is the real key to stopping phishing, but as Aaron Higbee, the CTO of the user-training firm PhishMe, puts it, ‘We need technology to do as much as it can. For Google they have to pursue that.’ Focusing on technological solutions plays to Google’s strengths.”

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