Enhancing the Awareness Level on Phishing Attacks Among Malaysians: Analysis and Recommendations

Mohd Sarifuddin, Othman@Mustafa and Rahman, Md. Arafatur and M. Nomani, Kabir and Kamal Z., Zamli (2018) Enhancing the Awareness Level on Phishing Attacks Among Malaysians: Analysis and Recommendations. Advanced Science Letters, 24 (10). pp. 7395-7400. ISSN 1936-6612. (Published)

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This paper presents an analysis of awareness level on phishing attack among Malaysians. Phishing and fraudster activities have been important issues in Malaysia. The methodology involves the questionnaires which are distributed and answers were collected and recorded as random samples. Next, statistical data were analyzed and categorized into different parts for enhanced knowledge and experience in data exploration. The test results related to hypothesis tests are provided. Using this analysis, influence of source problem and weakness of victims are revealed in order to mitigate the issue. Based on this, recommendations have been provided to encounter the issues.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: JCR® Category: Multidisciplinary Sciences. Quartile: Q2
Uncontrolled Keywords: Phishing analysis; Anti-phish; Computer security; Statistical analysis
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Computer software
Faculty/Division: Centre of Excellence: IBM Centre of Excellence
Faculty of Computer System And Software Engineering
Depositing User: Pn. Hazlinda Abd Rahman
Date Deposited: 20 Feb 2018 07:32
Last Modified: 12 Nov 2018 07:28
URI: http://umpir.ump.edu.my/id/eprint/19602
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