Secure Ad-hoc Pairing with Biometrics: SAfE


Buhan, Ileana and Doumen, Jeroen and Hartel, Pieter and Veldhuis, Raymond (2007) Secure Ad-hoc Pairing with Biometrics: SAfE. [Report]

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Abstract:The pairing problem is to enable two devices, which share no prior context with each other, to agree upon a security association that they can use to protect their subsequent communication. Secure pairing should o®er guarantees of the association partner's identity and it should be resistant to eavesdropping or to a man-in the middle attack. We propose a user friendly solution to this problem. Keys extracted from images of the participants are used for authentication. Details of the SAfE pairing system are presented along with a discussion of the security features and a usability analysis.
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Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science (EEMCS)
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