Academy & Industry Research Collaboration Center
Phishing is a threat to all users of the internet who intend to use the web for secure transactions. In the recent years the number of phishing attacks has increased drastically especially since the advent of ecommerce, net banking and other services that have an emphasis on security. Phishing is characterized as any malicious attack aided by a spoofed webpage to encourage users to input their security details. Phishing is largely done to retrieve passwords and security details of unsuspecting users. This paper details a new and more secure way to counteract the method of phishing.