Large-Scale Analysis of Pop-Up Scam on Typosquatting URLs

@inproceedings{Dam2019LargeScaleAO,
  title={Large-Scale Analysis of Pop-Up Scam on Typosquatting URLs},
  author={Tobias Dam and Lukas Daniel Klausner and Damjan Buhov and Sebastian Schrittwieser},
  booktitle={ARES '19},
  year={2019}
}
  • Tobias Dam, Lukas Daniel Klausner, +1 author Sebastian Schrittwieser
  • Published in ARES '19 2019
  • Computer Science
  • Today, many different types of scams can be found on the internet. Online criminals are always finding new creative ways to trick internet users, be it in the form of lottery scams, downloading scam apps for smartphones or fake gambling websites. This paper presents a large-scale study on one particular delivery method of online scam: pop-up scam on typosquatting domains. Typosquatting describes the concept of registering domains which are very similar to existing ones while deliberately… CONTINUE READING

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