Issue No. 06 - June (2007 vol. 40)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2007.216
Saikat Chakrabarti , University of Kentucky
Mukesh Singhal , University of Kentucky
Password-based authentication is susceptible to attack is used on insecure communication channels like the Internet. Researchers have engineered several protocols to prevent attacks, but we still nee formal models to analyze and aid in the effective design of acceptable password protocols geared to prevent dictionary attacks.
password-based authentication, dictionary attacks, security
M. Singhal and S. Chakrabarti, "Password-Based Authentication: Preventing Dictionary Attacks," in Computer, vol. 40, no. , pp. 68-74, 2007.