RSA Dismisses Researchers' SecurID Attack Claims

June 2012
CIO Insight;6/28/2012, p1
The article discusses the claim of Sam Curry, chief technology officer of Identity and Data Protection unit of network security company RSA Security LLC, against the research on modified version of the Bleichenbacher RSA PKCS#1v1.5 attack strategy to access encryption keys. He emphasizes the impracticality of the research. He says that the strategy does not allow an attacker to compromise stored keys on the smartcard. He also stresses that the research does not add value as a security finding.


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