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The NIST Phish Scale: Method for Rating Human Phishing Detection Difficulty

March 15, 2021


Shanée Dawkins - NIST
Jody Jacobs - NIST
Kristen Greene - NIST


Developed based on over 4 years of NIST phishing training data, the NIST Phish Scale is a DIY method for rating human phishing detection difficulty – key to understanding variability in phishing click rates.
Created November 30, 2023