The Trust Problem in Modern Network Infrastructures

  • Ludovic Jacquin
  • Antonio LioyEmail author
  • Diego R. Lopez
  • Adrian L. Shaw
  • Tao Su
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 530)


SDN and NFV are modern techniques to implement networking infrastructures and can be used also to implement other advanced functionalities, such as the protection architecture designed by the SECURED project. This paper discusses a couple of techniques – trustworthy network infrastructure monitoring and remote attestation of virtual machines – useful towards a trusted and secure usage of SDN and NFV.


SDN NFV Remote attestation Trust Security 



The research described in this paper is part of the SECURED project, co-funded by the European Commission (FP7 grant agreement no. 611458).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ludovic Jacquin
    • 1
  • Antonio Lioy
    • 2
    Email author
  • Diego R. Lopez
    • 3
  • Adrian L. Shaw
    • 1
  • Tao Su
    • 2
  1. 1.Hewlett-Packard LaboratoriesBristolUK
  2. 2.Politecnico di TorinoTorinoItaly
  3. 3.Teléfonica I+DMadridSpain

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