Satellite IP Sec: An Optimized Way of Securing Multicast Wireless Communications

  • Sébastien Josset
  • Laurence Duquerroy
Conference paper
Part of the IFIP International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 169)


The aim of this work is to introduce a new way of transparently securing both unicast and multicast services, optimised for satellite networks, named SatIPSec.

Key words

IPSec SSL satellite network multicast DVB-RCS 

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Copyright information

© International Federation for Information Processing 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sébastien Josset
    • 1
  • Laurence Duquerroy
    • 1
  1. 1.Alcatel SpaceToulouse cedex 1France

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