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Secure Service Discovery

Secure Service Discovery
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Author(s): Sheikh I. Ahamed (Marquette University, USA), John F. Buford (Avaya Labs, USA), Moushumi Sharmin (Marquette University, USA), Munirul M. Haque (Marquette University, USA) and Nilothpal Talukder (Marquette University, USA)
Copyright: 2008
Pages: 17
Source title: Handbook of Research on Wireless Security
Source Author(s)/Editor(s): Yan Zhang (Simula Research Laboratory, Norway), Jun Zheng (City University of New York, USA) and Miao Ma (National Institute of Information & Communications Tech, Singapore)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-59904-899-4.ch002

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Abstract

In broadband wireless networks, mobile devices will be equipped to directly share resources using service discovery mechanisms without relying upon centralized servers or infrastructure support. The network environment will frequently be ad hoc or will cross administrative boundaries. There are many challenges to enabling secure and private service discovery in these environments including the dynamic population of participants, the lack of a universal trust mechanism, and the limited capabilities of the devices. To ensure secure service discovery while addressing privacy issues, trust-based models are inevitable. We survey secure service discovery in the broadband wireless environment. We include case studies of two protocols that include a trust mechanism, and we summarize future research directions.

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