International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer Science and Software Engineering (IJARCSSE)
To adapt to the fast growing and evolving nature of phishing attacks, new web client based anti-phishing solutions are being adopted while old ones improved over the years. Recently introduced multifactor authentication methods are becoming popular in e-commerce in mitigating credentials hacking and man-in-the-middle attacks. Extended validation SSL certificate was introduced to improve SSL certificate through implementation of strict business validation procedures. Browsers and anti-malware vendors have improved their anti-phishing features to cope with modern trends of attacks while new anti-phishing plugins are being developed to complement browser built-in anti-phishing capabilities.