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Re: New Paper: MitM Attacks against the chipTAN comfort Online Banking System
From: Nick FitzGerald <nick () virus-l demon co uk>
Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2009 02:03:53 +1300

Thierry Zoller wrote:

For  sake  of  allowing  proper risk  assessment by technically less
trained persons - one should coin a better term than classical mitm -
but maybe I am mistaken? what about MITMa (man in the machine)

In my experience, "Man in the Browser" (or MitB) is the phrase that 
this is commonly known as in the anti-malware and phishing communities 
(regardless that some of the components involved are not "in the 
browser", per se, at all).


Nick FitzGerald

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