BT Technology Journal

, Volume 19, Issue 3, pp 81–88

TETRA Security

Authors

  • D W Parkinson
Article

DOI: 10.1023/A:1011942300054

Cite this article as:
Parkinson, D.W. BT Technology Journal (2001) 19: 81. doi:10.1023/A:1011942300054

Abstract

TETRA is a digital trunked radio standard for the private/professional mobile radio (PMR) market. BT's Airwave service, a nation-wide mobile radio service designed to serve the needs of the police and other public safety organisations in England, Wales and Scotland, is based on TETRA and the inherent security of TETRA is an essential element of the service. This paper describes the basic security mechanisms in TETRA and the various security services that are delivered using them.

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 2001