Preventing Phishing Attacks using One Time Password and User Machine Identification

@article{Khan2013PreventingPA,
  title={Preventing Phishing Attacks using One Time Password and User Machine Identification},
  author={Ahmad Alamgir Khan},
  journal={CoRR},
  year={2013},
  volume={abs/1305.2704}
}
Phishing is a type of attack in which cyber criminals tricks the victims to steal their personal and financial data. It has become an organized criminal activity. Spoofed emails claiming to be from legitimate source are crafted in a way to lead victims to reveal their personal, financial data by misdirecting them to the counterfeit website. This research paper presents a novel approach to combat the Phishing attacks. An approach is proposed where user will retrieve the one time password by SMS… CONTINUE READING