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Quantifying Security in Hybrid Cellular Networks

  • Markus Jakobsson
  • Liu Yang
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3531)

Abstract

We propose a micro-payment scheme for symmetric multi-hop cellular networks that encourages intermediaries to transmit packets and recipients to provide auditing information. Our scheme is an extension of [6], where the authors addressed the simpler asymmetric case. We then analyze the possible rational abuses to our protocol, and construct a detailed statistical model to detect attacks. We show that for typical applications, the statistical detection model we develop will detect cheating very rapidly. For example, in a VoIP application, one particular attack will be detected within a dozen of seconds.

Keywords

Cellular Network Home Network Dynamic Source Route Voice Over Internet Protocol Lottery Ticket 
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Copyright information

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Markus Jakobsson
    • 1
  • Liu Yang
    • 2
  1. 1.School of InformaticsIndiana UniversityBloomingtonUSA
  2. 2.Software Engineering CollegeSichuan UniversityChengduP.R. China

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