Logo

Rethinking Public Key Infrastructures and Digital Certificates

Large book cover: Rethinking Public Key Infrastructures and Digital Certificates

Rethinking Public Key Infrastructures and Digital Certificates
by

Publisher: The MIT Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0262024918
ISBN-13: 9780262024914
Number of pages: 356

Description:
In this book Stefan Brands proposes cryptographic building blocks for the design of digital certificates that preserve privacy without sacrificing security. Such certificates function in much the same way as cinema tickets or subway tokens: anyone can establish their validity and the data they specify, but no more than that.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple PDF files)

Similar books

Book cover: Software Update as a Mechanism for Resilience and SecuritySoftware Update as a Mechanism for Resilience and Security
- The National Academies Press
Software update is an important mechanism by which security changes and improvements are made in software, and this seemingly simple concept encompasses a wide variety of practices, mechanisms, policies, and technologies.
(1543 views)
Book cover: What If Crime Were Impossible?What If Crime Were Impossible?
by - Univ. of Texas San Antonio
Indeed, what if crime were impossible? This book explores technological possibilities for society, including controversial techniques like computer surveillance and tracking, and sophisticated identification of individuals.
(6080 views)
Book cover: Security Enhanced Applications for Information SystemsSecurity Enhanced Applications for Information Systems
by - InTech
Designing and implementing security enhanced systems is of vital importance. This book aims to present a number of innovative security enhanced applications. It involves cases based on the standalone, network and Cloud environments.
(5810 views)
Book cover: Forensic Analysis of Database TamperingForensic Analysis of Database Tampering
by - University of Arizona
The text on detection via cryptographic hashing. The authors show how to determine when the tampering occurred, what data was tampered, and who did the tampering. Four successively more sophisticated forensic analysis algorithms are presented.
(15584 views)