Homograph Attack Warning System
Muhammad Uwais1, Arpit Sharma2, Akhil Kumar3, Lakshya Singh4
1Muhammad Uwais, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Ganeshi Lal Bajaj Institute of Technology and Management, Greater Noida, India.
2Arpit Sharma,Department of Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering, K.J. Somaiya Institute of Engineering and Information Technology, Mumbai, India.
3Akhil Kumar, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Ganeshi Lal Bajaj Institute of Technology and Management, Greater Noida, India.
4Lakshya Singh, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Ganeshi Lal Bajaj Institute of Technology and Management, Greater Noida, India.
Manuscript received on November 25, 2020. | Revised Manuscript received on December 03, 2020. | Manuscript published on December 10, 2021. | PP: 138-142 | Volume-10 Issue-2, December 2020 | Retrieval Number: 100.1/ijitee.B83031210220| DOI: 10.35940/ijitee.B8303.1210220
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Keywords: Internationalized Domain Name (IDN), UNICODE, PUNYCODE, Universal Resource Locater (URL), HOMOGRAPH.