Establishing Trust with Privacy

  • Laurent Bussard
  • Refik Molva
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3957)

Abstract

In pervasive computing environments, a priori trust among parties is lacking. New mechanisms are required in order to build trust without relying on existing relationships. We present a solution to establish trust based on a history of previous interactions among parties. Past interactions can be proven while assuring the untraceability and anonymity of provers.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Laurent Bussard
    • 1
  • Refik Molva
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut Eurécom Corporate Communications 2229Sophia AntipolisFrance

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