6 Towards a Cybersecurity Awareness Program for Non-Technical Audiences in Malaysia

Shafiq Ul Rehman and Selvakumar Manickam

DOI: 10.1201/9781003319887-6


  1. Introduction
  2. Literature Review
  3. Methods
    1. Research Design
    2. Scam Awareness
    3. Scenarios
    4. Survey
    5. Toolkit Used
  4. Results and Analysis
    1. Scams Awareness
    2. Scenarios
  5. Recommendations
  6. Research Limitations
  7. Future Research Directions
  8. Conclusion


In today’s world, online scams have been recorded as one of the main problems faced by many Internet users. According to Bernama (2019), statistics from Malaysia Computer Emergency Response Team (MyCERT) and Cybersecurity Malaysia (CSM) indicate that cyber fraud is the most reported cybercrime since 2008, indicating that Internet users in the ...

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