How to prevent type flaw attacks on security protocols
Heather, J, Lowe, G and Schneider, S (2003) How to prevent type flaw attacks on security protocols Journal of Computer Security, 11 (2). 217 - 244. ISSN 0926-227X
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A type flaw attack on a security protocol is an attack where a field that was originally intended to have one type is subsequently interpreted as having another type. A number of type flaw attacks have appeared in the academic literature. In this paper we prove that type flaw attacks can be prevented using a simple technique of tagging each field with some information indicating its intended type.
|Divisions :||Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences > Computing Science|
|Identification Number :||10.1109/CSFW.2000.856942|
|Additional Information :||Copyright ©2003 IOS Press. All rights reserved.|
|Depositing User :||Mr Adam Field|
|Date Deposited :||03 Feb 2012 10:48|
|Last Modified :||09 Jun 2014 13:26|
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