Analysis of indirect message injection for MAC generation using stream ciphers
ALMashrafi, Mufeed, Bartlett, Harry, Simpson, Leonie, Dawson, Edward, & Wong, Kenneth Koon-Ho (2012) Analysis of indirect message injection for MAC generation using stream ciphers. In Susilo, Willy, Mu, Yi, & Seberry, Jennifer (Eds.) Information Security and Privacy (LNCS), Springer, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW, pp. 138-151.
This paper presents a model for generating a MAC tag with a stream cipher using the input message indirectly. Several recent proposals represent instances of this model with slightly different options. We investigate the security of this model for different options, and identify cases which permit forgery attacks. Based on this, we present a new forgery attack on version 1.4 of 128-EIA3. Design recommendations to enhance the security of proposals following this general model are given.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Keywords:||MAC, Stream ciphers, Forgery attacks, Grain-128a, Sfinks, 128-EIA3|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > DATA FORMAT (080400)|
|Divisions:||Past > Institutes > Information Security Institute
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2012 Springer|
|Deposited On:||12 Nov 2012 23:59|
|Last Modified:||14 Nov 2012 20:15|
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