Issue No.06 - November/December (2009 vol.7)
Franco Callegati , University of Bologna, Italy
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MSP.2009.177
This article describes a recent attack trend called clickjacking, which exploits hyperlinks as the attack vehicle. This article introduces the reader to the attack concept and to the possible ways to implement it, by means of some practical example. Then it discusses the detectability of such an attack and some possible countermeasures.
Clickjacking, attacks, security, phishing
Franco Callegati, "Frightened by Links", IEEE Security & Privacy, vol.7, no. 6, pp. 72-76, November/December 2009, doi:10.1109/MSP.2009.177