According to researchers, half of us will click on links no matter what they are.
Ever heard of spear-phishing? This is where targeted users are sent enticing links to click on via email or Facebook messages among other methods. These links lead to malicious sites which can wreak havoc on your computer and your network. It seems like it is still pretty easy to get people to click on links, even if they know better.
Researchers created fake accounts and sent out messages to 1700 students, the results were not so good. Read more here.
Amazing that I have the audacity to ask you to click a link after suggesting that you shouldn't right?
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