Nested signature blocks

M.R. Low, B. Christianson

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Abstract

For any signature block and any other data, there exists a key which produces the same signature block. In this report we identify the threat that this poses for the SAProxy scheme which uses nested signature blocks as pointers to other tokens. A modification to public key certificates is then proposed to eliminate this threat.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherUniversity of Hertfordshire
Publication statusPublished - 1995

Publication series

NameUH Computer Science Technical Report
PublisherUniversity of Hertfordshire
Volume223

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