A few organisations already send out fake phishing emails, offering the employees caught up in these pseudo-scams additional training (and, presumably, unbeknownst to them, additional monitoring). While a good beginning, we need a broader education in ”Practical Paranoia”: how to tell the difference
between commercial interest and national interest;
between marketing hype and political propaganda;
between authentic relationship and clever manipulation.
Without that training – and the techniques flowing from it – technology will remain the plaything of those who have mastered the arts of control