Verifier Impersonation Attack

Verifier Impersonation Attack definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): A scenario where the Attacker impersonates the Verifier in an authentication protocol, usually to capture information that can be used to masquerade as a Claimant to the real Verifier.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-63-2

Synonym(s): None


reference: CSRC Glossary