A Fast Identity Authentication Solution for the Sensing Layer in Internet of Things

  • Yong Wang
  • Yang DuEmail author
  • Jia Lou
  • Bei Gong
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 960)


Trusted access to the Internet of Things sensing layer node is the precondition for the trusted operation of the Internet of Things. How to quickly and accurately implement identity authentication of a sensing node is currently a research hotspot. After comprehensive consideration of the security requirements and functional requirements of the sensing Node Identity Authentication, this paper proposes a fast identity authentication scheme for sensing nodes. In the identification process of sensing nodes, the data aggregation node is responsible for the selection of system parameters and the registration of sensing nodes. It does not directly participate in the authentication process and simplifies the authentication process. The computational efficiency is high, and the security analysis shows that the scheme has forward security and can resist malicious attacks such as replay attacks, key information disclosure attacks, and forgery attacks. Also, the solution supports key updates. Computational complexity analysis shows that this protocol uses only a small amount of computational complexity in exchange for higher security and more features.


Internet of Things Trusted access The sensing layer Authentication 



This work was supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China The key trusted running technologies for the sensing nodes in Internet of things: 61501007, The research of the trusted and security environment for high energy physics scientific computing system: 11675199. General Project of science and technology project of Beijing Municipal Education Commission: KM201610005023.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Information Technology DepartmentBeijing Capital International Airport Co., Ltd.BeijingChina
  2. 2.Faculty of Information TechnologyBeijing University of TechnologyBeijingChina
  3. 3.China International Data System Co., Ltd.BeijingChina

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