International Journal of Computer Science and Information Technologies
Phishing is an emerging type of social engineering crime on to the web. Most phishes initiate attacks sending by emails to potential victims. The rapid development and evolution of phishing techniques pose a big challenge in web identity security for researchers over all phishing attacks spoof users from the visual level and semantic level, and then make the appearances of web pages look similar to the real ones and make the web links and web page contents semantically related to the real ones. When emails lure users to access fake websites or unusualness website and induce them to expose sensitive and user's private information. In the visual assessment approach, the authors detect phishing attacks using visual features of web pages.