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QSecret-Sharing Scheme (QSS)-Based Keyless: Titanium Secure (TitaniumSec) EMail Application

  • Deepthi HaridasEmail author
  • Rakesh Shukla
  • Hari Om Prakash
  • Phani Bhushan Rallapalli
  • Venkataraman Sarma
  • V. Raghu Venkatraman
  • Harshal Shah
  • Harshul Vaishnav
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 1045)

Abstract

Securing email, i.e. “electronic mail”, is a vast subject dealing with security against illegitimate usage. Standard methodology is to incorporate encryption techniques for securing email. This ultimately leads to securing the secret keys which are used for the secure communication. In order to facilitate secure communication, there arises a dependency on third-party devices as well as trusted third-party certifications. A third party is inappropriate to secure the keys storage and exchange from, whichever the case under consideration. The present work presents a novel keyless solution to secure email application. Keyless solution is based on QSecret-sharing scheme (QSS). The novelty of current work: (i) the integration of quasigroup in to secret-sharing scheme and (ii) introduces Titanium Secure (TitaniumSec) email application using indigenous QSS.

Keywords

Shamir’s secret share (SSS) Threshold secret share (TSS) Quasigroup One-way function Verifiable secret sharing Perfect secret sharing (PSS) 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Deepthi Haridas
    • 1
    Email author
  • Rakesh Shukla
    • 1
  • Hari Om Prakash
    • 1
  • Phani Bhushan Rallapalli
    • 1
  • Venkataraman Sarma
    • 1
  • V. Raghu Venkatraman
    • 1
  • Harshal Shah
    • 2
  • Harshul Vaishnav
    • 2
  1. 1.Advanced Data Processing Research Institute (ADRIN), Department of SpaceGovernment of IndiaSecunderabadIndia
  2. 2.Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology (DAIICT)Gandhi NagarIndia

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