Message Quality for Ambient System Security

  • Ciarán Bryce
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5198)


In ambient systems, a principal may be a physical object whose identity does not convey useful information for taking security decisions. Thus, establishing a trusted channel with a device depends more on the device being able to demonstrate what is does, rather than who it is. This paper proposes a security model that allows a principal to establish the intent of an adversary and to make the adversary prove its trustworthiness by furnishing proof of current and past behavior.


Security Model Trusted Platform Module Ambient System Tuple Space Trust Computing Group 
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  • Ciarán Bryce
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  1. 1.INRIA-RennesFrance

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