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An off-line attack is

[a]n attack where the attacker obtains some data (typically by eavesdropping on an authentication protocol run, or by penetrating a system and stealing security files) that he/she is able to analyze in a system of his/her own choosing.[1]

References Edit

  1. NIST Special Publication 800-63.

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