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Secure communication in distributed Ada

  • Jörg Kienzle
  • Thomas Wolf
  • Alfred Strohmeier
Distribution Systems
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1088)

Abstract

This document describes an implementation of secure communication for distributed applications in Ada 95. It explains the basics of cryptography and introduces the problem of key exchange. After a brief description of distributed systems in Ada 95, the modular structure of the implementation and the way it handles key distribution is presented.

Keywords

Distributed Systems Security Ada 95 Object-Oriented Program-ming Communication Cryptography 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jörg Kienzle
    • 1
  • Thomas Wolf
    • 1
  • Alfred Strohmeier
    • 1
  1. 1.Software Engineering LaboratorySwiss Federal Institute of TechnologySwitzerland

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