End-to-End Encrypted Messaging Protocols: An Overview

  • Ksenia ErmoshinaEmail author
  • Francesca Musiani
  • Harry Halpin
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9934)


This paper aims at giving an overview of the different core protocols used for decentralized chat and email-oriented services. This work is part of a survey of 30 projects focused on decentralized and/or end-to-end encrypted internet messaging, currently conducted in the early stages of the H2020 CAPS project NEXTLEAP.


Decentralization End-to-end encryption Messaging Protocols NEXTLEAP  


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ksenia Ermoshina
    • 1
    Email author
  • Francesca Musiani
    • 2
  • Harry Halpin
    • 3
  1. 1.i3-CSI, MINES ParisTechParisFrance
  2. 2.ISCC, CNRS/Paris-Sorbonne/UPMCParisFrance
  3. 3.INRIAParisFrance

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