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While Mobile Encounters with Clouds

  • Man Ho Au
  • Kaitai LiangEmail author
  • Joseph K. Liu
  • Rongxing Lu
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9955)

Abstract

To date the considerable computation and storage power of clouds that have attracted great attention from mobile users and mobile service providers over the past few years. The convergence of mobile devices and clouds that leads to a brand new era of could-based mobile applications. It brings long-listed advantages for mobile users to get rid of the constraints of mobile devices (including limited mobile memory, data processing ability and battery). However, mobile clouds yield new security and privacy risks in open network setting. This survey paper attempts to introduce security risks on mobile clouds in the view point of applied cryptography.

Keywords

Mobile Device Mobile User Advance Encryption Standard Cloud Service Provider Mobile Cloud 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Notes

Acknowledgments

K. Liang is supported by privacy-aware retrieval and modelling of genomic data (No. 13283250), the Academy of Finland.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Man Ho Au
    • 1
  • Kaitai Liang
    • 2
    Email author
  • Joseph K. Liu
    • 3
  • Rongxing Lu
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of ComputingHong Kong Polytechnic UniversityKowloonHong Kong
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceAalto UniversityEspooFinland
  3. 3.Faculty of Information TechnologyMonash UniversityMelbourneAustralia
  4. 4.Faculty of Computer ScienceUniversity of New BrunswickFrederictonCanada

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