Issue No. 06 - November/December (2009 vol. 7)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MSP.2009.177
Marco Ramilli , University of Bologna, Italy
Franco Callegati , University of Bologna, Italy
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
Marco Ramilli, Franco Callegati, "Frightened by Links", IEEE Security & Privacy, vol. 7, no. , pp. 72-76, November/December 2009, doi:10.1109/MSP.2009.177