Re: OPIE considered insecure



Jason Stone <freebsd-security@xxxxxxxx> writes:
Right, but that's not the problem they're trying to solve. They're
trying to solve the problem of logging in _from_ an untrusted machine,
to a trusted machine.

If the machine you're logging in *from* is untrusted, you're SOL. Even
with OPIE or similar mechanisms, somebody might piggyback on your SSH
connection. The best you can do is boot from a CD or USB fob you
prepared yourself, and even then, there might be a hardware key logger
installed on the computer.

DES
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