Phishing and Counter-Measures discusses how and why phishing is a threat, and presents effective countermeasures. Showing you how phishing attacks have been mounting over the years, how to detect and prevent current as well as future attacks, this text focuses on corporations who supply the resources used by attackers. The authors subsequently deliberate on what action the government can take to respond to this situation and compare adequate versus inadequate countermeasures.While passwords must be chosen and memorized by the user, the answer to a security questions such as What is your mothera#39;s maiden name? will already be known to the user. We describe a simple example of a clientaserver KBA system anbsp;...
|Title||:||Phishing and Countermeasures|
|Author||:||Markus Jakobsson, Steven Myers|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2006-12-05|