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CAPTCHA security: a case study

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CAPTCHA security : a case study. / Yan, Jeff; El Ahmad, Ahmad Salah.

In: IEEE Security and Privacy Magazine, Vol. 7, No. 4, 07.2009, p. 22-28.

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Yan, J & El Ahmad, AS 2009, 'CAPTCHA security: a case study', IEEE Security and Privacy Magazine, vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 22-28. https://doi.org/10.1109/MSP.2009.84

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Yan, J., & El Ahmad, A. S. (2009). CAPTCHA security: a case study. IEEE Security and Privacy Magazine, 7(4), 22-28. https://doi.org/10.1109/MSP.2009.84

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Yan J, El Ahmad AS. CAPTCHA security: a case study. IEEE Security and Privacy Magazine. 2009 Jul;7(4):22-28. https://doi.org/10.1109/MSP.2009.84

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Yan, Jeff ; El Ahmad, Ahmad Salah. / CAPTCHA security : a case study. In: IEEE Security and Privacy Magazine. 2009 ; Vol. 7, No. 4. pp. 22-28.

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