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A Study and Performance Analysis of Browser based Anti-Phishing Tools; An Experience Report | Original Article

Rajendra Gupta* Piyush Kumar Shukla in Anusandhan (RNTUJ-AN) | Multidisciplinary Academic Research


The anti-phishing tool is said to be ideal, when it is giving accurate, timely result and conspicuously identify phishing websites that user visit. In this paper, popular anti-phishing filter tools are discussed with their functionality. The performance of the anti-phishing tools can varies on the source of URL used for testing method. A browser based anti-phishing system model is proposed to protect the user from phishing attack. In the proposed system, the Add-on tool sends the collected information to the main server which is again categorized in five assigned servers on their functionality. The outcome of the proposed system is showing around 96 percentage successful results after a series of experiments. The proposed system checks and gives the result for all accessed websites.