Last Updated on August 7, 2021 by Admin 1
In the field of cryptanalysis, what is meant by a “rubber-hose” attack?
- Forcing the targeted keystream through a hardware-accelerated device such as an ASIC.
- A backdoor placed into a cryptographic algorithm by its creator.
- Extraction of cryptographic secrets through coercion or torture.
- Attempting to decrypt ciphertext by making logical assumptions about the contents of the original plaintext.