Re: Keylogger resistance
I think the post of giorgio.tani says it all:
"you should secure your system at a lower level, not allowing to an
attacker to install and execute arbitrary code on your machine, or
otherwise any security assumption can be broken."
If you can't be sure of the machine you're using to enter some
information (because you are a poor admin or enjoy Internet cafés or
friends computers), just consider the information you enter can be
monitored, logged and *stolen*.
In the case of keyloggers and passwords a solution is to use two
factors authentication: harware tokens for instance. This is why the
trend is that more and more banks today rely on two factors
authentication for their client access or wish they would.
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