Onion Routing in Deterministic Delay Tolerant Networks

Conference paper

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-30303-1_21

Volume 9482 of the book series Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS)
Cite this paper as:
Antunez-Veas A., Navarro-Arribas G. (2016) Onion Routing in Deterministic Delay Tolerant Networks. In: Garcia-Alfaro J., Kranakis E., Bonfante G. (eds) Foundations and Practice of Security. FPS 2015. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 9482. Springer, Cham


Deterministic DTNs are networks where the behavior is known in advance or where a repetitive action occurs over time like in public transportation networks. This work proposes the application of an onion routing approach to deterministic DTNs to achieve anonymous communications. We show how the prior stage of path selection in onion routing can be achieved using the information provided by deterministic networks.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Adrian Antunez-Veas
    • 1
  • Guillermo Navarro-Arribas
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Information and Communications EngineeringUniversitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB)CerdanyolaSpain