[Owasp-appsensor-project] how to detect if a detection point is created and sone other questions

Dennis Groves dennis.groves at gmail.com
Mon Mar 11 10:08:43 UTC 2013

On 11 Mar 2013, at 1:14, panos wrote:

> Yes random username isn't so good idea actually is very bad idea.I 
> thought  of getting the IP and giving  it as username for example 
> "Ano192.168.1.1".  I think that something like this it will work. I'll 
> try it.

One of the issues is the concept of identity, it only takes [32 bits of 
information to identify 
IP Address is certainly not enough and unsurprisingly you can easily 
gather enough information to have very high confidence in identity 
without any username or password.

And you will most certainly you will have enough information to make a 
Baysian decision (how likely is it this identity is being hostile?) 
based on the behaviour of that identity (33 bits) for AppSensor. I 
suggest that anybody who doesn't surrender the '33 bits' is perhaps 
automatically suspect since they fall outside your standard deviation 
model of users.


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