Hardening Web browsers against man-in-the-middle and eavesdropping attacks

Abstract

Existing Web browsers handle security errors in a manner that often confuses users. In particular, when a user visits a secure site whose certificate the browser cannot verify, the browser typically allows the user to view and install the certificate and connect to the site despite the verification failure. However, few users understand the risk of man-in… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/1060745.1060817

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@inproceedings{Brustoloni2005HardeningWB, title={Hardening Web browsers against man-in-the-middle and eavesdropping attacks}, author={Xia Brustoloni and Jos{\'e} Carlos Brustoloni}, booktitle={WWW}, year={2005} }