Protecting Online Identity™. Authentication: the problem that will not go away. Prof. Ravi Sandhu Chief Scientist email@example.com 703 283 3484. The State of Cyber Security. We are in the midst of big change Nobody knows where we are headed
Authentication: the problem that will not go away
Prof. Ravi Sandhu
703 283 3484
We had it figured out. If the industry had only listened to us our computers and networks today would be secure.
Today’s and tomorrow’s cyber systems and their security needs are fundamentally different from the timesharing era of the early 1970’s.
Authentication can enable
A man-in-the-middle attack (MITM): attacker is able to read, insert and modify transactions between two parties without either party knowing that the link between them has been compromised.
Links to fake CitiBusiness login page, hosted in Russia by Tufel-Club.ru and routed through botnet.
Inputs and steals users’ credentials (including Token code) in real time at the actual CitiBusiness.com site
Attacker changes transaction or executes a new transaction