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A practical and secure communication protocol in the bounded storage model

Sunar, Berk and Savaş, Erkay (2005) A practical and secure communication protocol in the bounded storage model. In: 4th International Conference on Networking, ICN'05, Reunion Islands, France

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Abstract

Proposed by Maurer the bounded storage model has received much academic attention in the recent years. Perhaps the main reason for this attention is that the model facilitates a unique private key encryption scheme called hyper-encryption which provides everlasting unconditional security. So far the work on the bounded storage model has been largely on the theoretical basis. In this paper, we make a first attempt to outline a secure communication protocol based on this model. We describe a protocol which defines means for successfully establishing and carrying out an encryption session and address potential problems such as protocol failures and attacks. Furthermore, we outline a novel method for authenticating and ensuring the integrity of a channel against errors. Keywords: Bounded storage model, hyper-encryption, information theoretical security, pervasive networks.

Item Type:Papers in Conference Proceedings
Subjects:Q Science > QA Mathematics
ID Code:1385
Deposited By:Erkay Savaş
Deposited On:19 Feb 2007 02:00
Last Modified:22 Feb 2010 22:05

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