Essays about: "passive attacks"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 essays containing the words passive attacks.

  1. 1. Penetration testing of a smart speaker

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Amin Nouiser; [2023]
    Keywords : Penetration testing; Ethical hacking; Smart speaker; Cybersecurity; Internet of Things; Penetrationstestning; Etisk hackning; Smart högtalare; Cybersäkerhet; Sakernas Internet;

    Abstract : Smart speakers are becoming increasingly ubiquitous. Previous research has studied the security of these devices; however, only some studies have employed a penetration testing methodology. Moreover, most studies have only investigated models by well-known brands such as the Amazon or Google. READ MORE

  2. 2. Eavesdropping Attacks on Modern-Day Connected Vehicles and Their Ramifications

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Afruz Bakhshiyeva; Gabriel Berefelt; [2022]
    Keywords : Connected vehicle; hacking; pentest; eavesdropping; security; Tesla Model 3; Volvo XC40; MG Marvel R; automotive cybersecurity; interception attacks; passive attacks; wireless attacks; Wi-Fi attacks; attack surface; relay attack; port scan; man-in-the-middle attack; Uppkopplade fordon; hacking; avlyssning; säkerhet; Tesla Model 3; Volvo XC40; MG Marvel R; fordonscybersäkerhet; avlyssningsattacker; passiva attacker; trådlösa attacker; Wi-Fi-attacker; attackyta; relä-attack; port-skanning; mannen-i-mitten attack;

    Abstract : Vehicles today are becoming increasingly more connected. Most cars are equipped with Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi hotspot capabilities and the ability to connect to the internet via a cellular modem. This increase in connectivity opens up new attack surfaces for hackers to exploit. READ MORE

  3. 3. Good Girl, Wife or Foreign Fighter - Danish Media Constructions of women in ISIS

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Camilla Gissel; [2022]
    Keywords : ISIS; Female foreign fighters; Social Problems Theory; Narrative Criminology; ISIS bride; Betrayal; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Women who have joined the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, ISIS, have been understood as serving passive and largely supportive roles in ISIS state-building by media and, to a far extent, academia. Academia has argued that the passive role evolves into active participation in weaponed combat and planning of attacks. READ MORE

  4. 4. Evaluating the Single Sign-On Protocol OpenID Connect for an Electronic Document Signature Service From a Security Perspective

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Programvara och system

    Author : Ludvig Thor; [2022]
    Keywords : OIDC; Single sign-on; Security;

    Abstract : Today, there is an increasing demand for authentication services to provide authentication to users on the internet. One example of an authentication protocol is OpenID Connect. It is used by for example Google to provide single sign-on functionality to millions of users. READ MORE

  5. 5. Relay Attack Resistant Passive Keyless Entry : Securing PKE Systems with Immobility Detection

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : ABEL VALKO; [2020]
    Keywords : Passive Keyless Entry; Relay Attack; Mafia Fraud; Access Control; Mechatronics; Nyckellös System; åtkomstkontroll; Relay Attack; IT-säkerhet; Mekatronik;

    Abstract : A significant security risk of modern vehicles is their vulnerability to relay attacks, due to challenge-response methods, such as those employed in Passive Keyless Entry (PKE) used by most commercial cars, being inherently exposed. This class of attacks are where communication between a vehicle and its key is relayed by an attacker over long range - thereby bypassing any encryption and unlocking the vehicle without requiring direct access to the key. READ MORE