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An on-line attack is

[a]n attack against an authentication protocol where the attacker either assumes the role of a claimant with a genuine verifier or actively alters the authentication channel. The goal of the attack may be to gain authenticated access or learn authentication secrets.[1]

References Edit

  1. NIST Special Publication 800-63, at 7.

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