Chapter 3 - Malicious Emails: Phishing


Identifying and managing malicious emails is a key factor in preventing cyber threats that could negatively impact business.

Users and companies are constantly exposed to these types of criminal activities, and the consequences can be severe.

Learning objectives

  • How to detect potentially malicious emails
  • Typical characteristics of malicious emails
  • Phishing basics
  • Practical examples and simulation exercises

Self-assessment questionnaire

This chapter includes 5 self-assessment questions aimed at reinforcing the concepts learned and practiced in the interactive slides.

The self-assessment questions raise issues that require reflection and application of what has been learned.


  • 20 minutes