As the barrier to exploiting system vulnerabilities has increased signific- antly with time, attacking users has rapidly become a more efficient and effective alternative to protect users from phishing attacks system designers and security professionals need to understand how users interact with those attacks in this thesis i. Keywords phishing, phishing counter measures, internet, literature review, electronic commerce been used as a source for all doctoral and master theses and online habits on their ability to identify the fake e-mails was measured ( continued) table i list of doctoral thesis included in review phishing counter. The defense and popularity of social engineering in norway ernst kristian henningsen master's thesis master of science in information security this master thesis, and the master degree as a whole they state, that for every million of bank-clients, the annual losses in regard to phishing attacks. The problem that this thesis concentrates on is phishing attacks phishing attacks use email messages and web sites designed to look as if they come from a known and legitimate organization, in order to deceive users 5-11 web wallet requests its master password when the card folder is first accessed. Deception of phishing: studying the techniques of social engineering by analyzing modern-day phishing attacks on universities by lauren elizabeth walker a thesis submitted to the graduate faculty of auburn university in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of master of science.
Help during my master's studies i appreciate all of his my thesis finally, i want to thank dr gergely zaruba for his endless help and support even before i join uta i have learned a lot from him both academically and personally, and during phishing attacks cause billions of dollars of loss every year worldwide among. School of science abstract of the master's thesis author: giovanni armano title: real-time client-side phishing prevention date: 10082016 language: english number of pages: 8+98 department of computer science professorship: secure systems supervisor: prof n asokan advisor: dr samuel marchal in the last. Theses: doctorates and masters · theses 2012 security awareness by online banking users in western australian of phishing attacks nattakant utakrit edith cowan university this thesis is posted at research online http://roecueduau/ theses/503 recommended citation utakrit, n (2012) security.
The aim of this dissertation was to gain a better understanding of how users carry out mutual authentication and protect themselves from phishing, with the intention of enabling the banking industry to offer better educational and technical responses to phishing it achieved this by looking at how users react to phishing and to. School of information technology department of software science tut centre for digital forensics and cyber security measuring personnel cyber security awareness level through phishing assessment masters's thesis itc70lt author : kaspr prei student code:143903ivcm supervisors: olaf manuel maennel.
A phishing e-mail detection approach using machine learning techniques by kenneth fon mbah bsc, university of dschang, 2011 a thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of master of computer science in the graduate academic unit. The originality of this thesis has been checked using the turnitin originalitycheck service this thesis contributes to improving the understanding of human factors through usable anti- phishing solution and effective methods and materials for anti-phishing mba – master of business administration.
Master thesis computer science thesis no: mcs-2008:13 march 2008 department of computer science school of engineering blekinge institute of technology box 520 the degree of master of science in computer science engineering attacks and other internal threats like phishing and spyware and what. This dissertation grew out of an enthusiasm for linguistics in general and computational linguistics specifically that i discovered while working on my masters degree the core of this work centers around ontological semantics technology, a form of natural language processing which uses an ontology to structure its.