Department of Mathematics
Royal Holloway University Of London

New study finds flaw with internet security

A new study has revealed a security flaw within the network protocol SSH which could allow attackers to access sensitive data even though it is encrypted using state-of-the-art techniques. Professor Kenny Paterson, of the world renowned Information Security Group (ISG) at Royal Holloway, University of London, will present the findings at the leading annual security conference, the IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy in California, USA, on 18 May 2009.

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