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Phishing Detection Taxonomy for Mobile Device


Cik Feresa Mohd Foozy, Rabiah Ahmad and Mohd Faizal Abdollah

Phishing is one of the social engineering attacks and currently hit on mobile devices. Based on security report by Lookout, 30% of Lookout users clicking on an unsafe link per year by using mobile device. Few phishing detection techniques have been applied on mobile device. However, review on phishing detection technique on the detection technique redundant is still need. This paper addresses the current trend phishing detection for mobile device and identifies significant criterion to improve phishing detection techniques on mobile device. Thus, existing research on phishing detection technique for computer and mobile device will be compared and analysed. Hence, outcome of the analysis becomes a guideline in proposing generic phishing detection taxonomy for mobile device

Keywords: Mobile, Phishing, Security, Social Engineering, Taxonomy

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ABOUT THE AUTHORS

Cik Feresa Mohd Foozy
Cik Feresa Mohd Foozy is currently working with Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM), Malaysia. Feresa holds a Masterís degree in Computer Science(Information Security) from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia and a Bachelorís degree in Information Technology and Multimedia from Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM), Malaysia. She is currently pursuing her PhD at the Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka, Malaysia.

Rabiah Ahmad
Rabiah Ahmad is an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Information Technology and Communication, Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka,Malaysia. She received her PhD in Information Studies (health informatics) from the University of Sheffield, UK, and M.Sc. (information security) from the Royal Holloway University of London, UK. Her research interests include healthcare system security and information security architecture. She has delivered papers at various health informatics and information security conferences at national as well as international levels. She has also published papers in accredited national/international journals. Besides that, she also serves as a reviewer for various conferences and journals.

Mohd Faizal Abdollah
Mohd Faizal Abdollah is a Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Information Technology and Communication, Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka,Malaysia. He received his PhD in Computer and Network Security from Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka,Malaysia, and M.Sc. (Computer Science) from the University Kebangsaan Malaysia. His research interests include network and mobile security and network monitoring. He has delivered papers at various network security conferences at national as well as international levels. He has also published papers in accredited national/international journals. Besides that, he also serves as a reviewer for various conferences and journals


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