Provided by: Springer Healthcare
Date Added: Sep 2013
The proliferation of Smartphone's has introduced new challenges in web browsing security. These devices often have limited resources and small size, which may limit the security 'Arsenal' of their user. This, however, does not seem to deter Smartphone users from accessing the Web via their devices. On the same time, the popularity of browser-based exploits among attackers is also on the rise, especially in the form of black hole exploit kit, i.e. frameworks that attack browsers using 0-day exploits (e.g., in Java, Flash).