Phishing Attack Protection (PAP) Approaches for Fairness in Web Usage

Phishing scams are considered as a threat issue to all web users. But still the web users are not consciously aware of this fact. Many research works have been done to increase the phishing awareness among the users but it is not up to the mark till to date. The authors have conducted a survey among a diversified group of people who are active user of internet. And then analyzed the existing phishing warnings provided by the web browsers and protection schemes, in this paper, they have suggested new approaches i.e. sending notifications to user, checking URL, creating user alarms and security knowledge to ensure fairness in web usage.

Provided by: Islamic University of Technology Topic: Security Date Added: Nov 2011 Format: PDF

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