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Securing identity assignment using implicit certificates in P2P overlays

Author
Caubet, J.; Esparza, O.; Alins, J.; Mata, J.; Soriano, M.
Type of activity
Presentation of work at congresses
Name of edition
7th International Conference on Trust Management
Date of publication
2013
Presentation's date
2013-06-03
Book of congress proceedings
Trust management VII: 7th IFIP WG 11.11 International Conference, IFIPTM 2013: Malaga, Spain: June 3-5, 2013: proceedings
First page
151
Last page
165
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-38323-6_11 Open in new window
Repository
http://hdl.handle.net/2117/22604 Open in new window
URL
http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F978-3-642-38323-6_11 Open in new window
Abstract
The security of the Peer-to-Peer (P2P) overlays networks has been questioned for years. Many works have been proposed to provide secure routing, anonymity, reputation systems, confidentiality, etc. However, the identity assignment has been less considered. These networks are designed so that each user has a unique identifier (nodeID), but the most of identity assignment systems allow malicious users to obtain a set of nodeIDs or even select certain identifiers. Thus, these users can disrupt the ...
Citation
Caubet, J. [et al.]. Securing identity assignment using implicit certificates in P2P overlays. A: International Conference on Trust Management. "Trust management VII: 7th IFIP WG 11.11 International Conference, IFIPTM 2013: Malaga, Spain: June 3-5, 2013: proceedings". Granada: Springer International Publishing, 2013, p. 151-165.
Keywords
Eclipse attack, Identity management, Implicit certificates, Peer-to-peer overlays, Sybil attack
Group of research
DISEN - Distributed Sensor Networks
ISG - Information Security Group

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