Issue No.06 - November/December (2007 vol.5)
Markus Jakobsson , Palo Alto Research Center
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MSP.2007.182
Browser cache and history are intended to be private, yet it's not difficult for malicious Web sites to "sniff" cache entries on visitors' computers and then use that information to more accurately deceive them. The authors' approach neutralizes the threat of URLs being discovered on client computers.
browser, cache, countermeasure, history, phishing, privacy, server-side, sniff, security
Markus Jakobsson, "Web Camouflage: Protecting Your Clients from Browser-Sniffing Attacks", IEEE Security & Privacy, vol.5, no. 6, pp. 16-24, November/December 2007, doi:10.1109/MSP.2007.182