Identity and Location

  • Dieter Gollmann
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3957)


In some instances, it may be possible to protect access to a user’s personal data by authorising the return addresses replies pertinent to that user are being sent to, rather than authenticating the principal making the request. This relationship between a user’s identity and authorised locations can offer a new design dimension when trying to improve privacy protection.


Access Control Security Policy User Identity Access Control Policy Return Address 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dieter Gollmann
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  1. 1.TU Hamburg-HarburgHamburgGermany

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