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Issue No.02 - March-April (2012 vol.16)
pp: 52-61
Liu Wenyin , City University of Hong Kong
Gang Liu , City University of Hong Kong
Bite Qiu , City University of Hong Kong
Xiaojun Quan , City University of Hong Kong
<p>Phishing attacks are growing in both volume and sophistication. The antiphishing method described here collects webpages with either a direct or indirect association with a given suspicious webpage. This enables the discovery of a webpage's so-called "parasitic" community and then ultimately its phishing target &#x2014; that is, the page with the strongest parasitic relationship to the suspicious webpage. Finding this target lets users determine whether the given webpage is a phishing page.</p>
phishing, phishing target, antiphishing, parasitic community, Web document analysis
Liu Wenyin, Gang Liu, Bite Qiu, Xiaojun Quan, "Antiphishing through Phishing Target Discovery", IEEE Internet Computing, vol.16, no. 2, pp. 52-61, March-April 2012, doi:10.1109/MIC.2011.103
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