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A Calculus for the Analysis of Wireless Network Security Protocols

  • Francesco Ballardin
  • Massimo Merro
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6561)

Abstract

We propose a timed broadcasting calculus for wireless systems. The operational semantics of our calculus is given both in terms of a Reduction Semantics and in terms of a Labelled Transition Semantics. We prove that the two semantics coincide. The labelled transition system is used to derive a standard notion of (weak) bi-similarity which is proved to be a congruence. We use our simulation theory to adapt Gorrieri and Martinelli’s tGNDC scheme to investigate, in our setting, the safety of non-trivial wireless network security protocols.

Keywords

Sensor Network Wireless Sensor Network Operational Semantic Parallel Composition Label Transition System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Francesco Ballardin
    • 1
  • Massimo Merro
    • 1
  1. 1.Dipartimento di InformaticaUniversità degli Studi di VeronaItaly

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