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addaword.gifdefinition of clickjacking

noun
the process of tricking Internet users into revealing confidential information, or taking control of their computer after they have clicked through to a website
Actually, clickjacking, as this attack is known, isn’t entirely new, but because no one has yet come up with an effective solution, it remains a serious threat. And clickjacking is the worst sort of security risk — it’s transparent to the unwitting user, simple to implement and difficult to stop.
Submitted from United States on 07/06/2010 23:02:00
Definition of clickjacking from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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