Cryptanalysis of a password authentication scheme over insecure networks

Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

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Author(s)

  • Tao Xiang
  • Kwok-wo Wong
  • Xiaofeng Liao

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Detail(s)

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)657-661
Journal / PublicationJournal of Computer and System Sciences
Volume74
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2008

Abstract

The security of a password authentication scheme using smart cards proposed by Liao et al. [I.-E. Liao, C.-C. Lee, M.-S. Hwang, A password authentication scheme over insecure networks, J. Comput. System Sci. 72 (2006) 727-740] is analyzed. Three kinds of attacks are presented in different scenarios. © 2007 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

Research Area(s)

  • Denial-of-service attack, Guessing attack, Password authentication, Replay attack

Citation Format(s)

Cryptanalysis of a password authentication scheme over insecure networks. / Xiang, Tao; Wong, Kwok-wo; Liao, Xiaofeng.

In: Journal of Computer and System Sciences, Vol. 74, No. 5, 08.2008, p. 657-661.

Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review