Phish Prone Game

Phishing (pronounced "fishing") scams are typically fraudulent email messages appearing to come from legitimate sources. These messages usually direct you to a spoofed website or otherwise get you to divulge private information.

Phishing scams are among the most prevalent forms of cybercrime. Although phishing is widespread, it is beatable. Apart from ensuring you install security software (which your IT technicians look after), the best way to combat scams is to learn what phishing looks like. 

The resources below have been developed to help you learn more about how to spot and deal with phishing. Game Design and Development: Technology Enhanced Learning Dept // Content and Game Idea: IT Services at Cork Institute of Technology, September 2017


A printable version of the of the guidelines is also available here.

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