Authors: Tomović, Siniša 
Knežević, Milica 
Mihaljević, Miodrag J. 
Perović, Aleksandar
Ognjanović, Zoran 
Affiliations: Mathematical Institute of the Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts 
Title: Security evaluation of NHB# authentication protocol against a MIM attack
Journal: The IPSI BgD Transactions on Internet Research
Volume: 12
Issue: 2
First page: 22
Last page: 36
Issue Date: 2016
ISSN: 1820-4503
NHB# is an authentication protocol dedicated to a specific scenario where an entity with limited computational capabilities proves its identity to a computationally powerful Verifier.The security of NHB# is formally proven against active and restricted man-in-the middle adversaries (GRS MIM), but for the general case, the security has not been evaluated. In this paper, we describe a MIM attack against NHB#, which employs the known MIM attack against HB# as its component, but requires higher complexity due to the inherent nondeterministic properties of the NHB# protocol.
Keywords: RFID authentication protocols | cryptanalysis | man-in-the-middle attack | NHB# | HB#
Project: Advanced Techniques of Cryptology, Image Processing and Computational Topology for Information Security 

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