Phishing scams

question

You get an email from your bank asking for your personal information. Is it safe to reply and provide it?

  • Yes
  • No
  • Not sure

Main insights

Almost 95% of all respondents would ignore an email request from their bank to provide personal information. Warnings about email phishing scams are among the most basic cybersecurity tips. It seems that Internet users who took our test are largely familiar with one of the most prevalent forms of phishing.

Score by country

  • United Kingdom

    United Kingdom

    97%
  • Canada

    Canada

    96%
  • Australia

    Australia

    95%
  • United States

    United States

    92%

Fully correct answers by country

  • United Kingdom

    United Kingdom

    97%
  • Canada

    Canada

    96%
  • Australia

    Australia

    95%
  • United States

    United States

    92%