Fandom

The IT Law Wiki

Clickjacking

32,198pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Definition Edit

Clickjacking, (also known as UI Redressing, or User Interface Redressing), is a scam whereby visitors to a website, or recipients of an email, are tricked into clicking on something that looks harmless but that really contains hidden code leading to generally undesirable results.

Overview Edit

Embedded elements are disguised or "redressed" to look like something a victim may not think twice about clicking, such as an embedded video, a social networking type "Like" button, or a flash game. Clicking one of these disguised elements can do anything from loading software onto a user’s computer or submitting confidential information to turning on that user’s webcam and microphone.

See also Edit

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki