Anonymous authentication for privacy-preserving IoT target-driven applications
Alcaide, Almudena and Palomar, Esther and Montero-Castillo, José and Ribagorda, Arturo (2013) Anonymous authentication for privacy-preserving IoT target-driven applications. Computers & Security, 37. pp. 111-123. ISSN 01674048Full text not available from this repository.
The Internet of Things (IoT) will be formed by smart objects and services interacting autonomously and in real-time. As an application scenario, household smart meters will provide real-time neighborhood information which enables a smart community to cooperatively identify patterns, adapt consumption and improve overall quality of life, making the shared environment more sustainable. There is, in these types of settings, a major need toward securing all communications, placing equal effort on guaranteeing privacy properties (e.g., participant anonymity, unlinkability) as on assuring security properties (e.g., content authenticity). In this article, we present a fully decentralized anonymous authentication protocol aimed at encouraging the implementation of privacy-preserving IoT target-driven applications. The system is set up by an ad-hoc community of decentralized founding nodes. From then on, nodes can interact, being participants of cyberphysical systems, preserving full anonymity. We also present a performance and security analysis of the proposed system.
|Additional Information:||Submitted to REF 2014, UoA 11, Esther Palomar|
|Subjects:||G400 Computer Science|
|Divisions:||UoA Collections > UoA11: Computer Science and Informatics
Faculty of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Faculty of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment > School of Computing and Digital Technology
Faculty of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment > School of Computing and Digital Technology > Cyber Security
|Depositing User:||Jessica Baylis|
|Date Deposited:||07 Jun 2016 13:14|
|Last Modified:||07 Jun 2016 13:14|
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