User-friendly establishment of trust in distributed home automation networks

Theis Solberg Hjorth*, Per Printz Madsen, Rune Torbensen

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Resumé

Current wireless technologies use a variety of methods to locally exchange and verify credentials between devices to establish trusted relationships. Scenarios in home automation networks also require this capability over the Internet, but the necessary involvement of non-expert users to setup these relationships can lead to misconfiguration or breaches of security. We outline a security system for Home Automation called Trusted Domain that can establish and maintain cryptographically secure relationships between devices connected via IP-based networks and the Internet. Trust establishment is presented in a simple and meaningful way that allows non-expert users to make the correct security decisions when enrolling new devices. We propose a social remote mutual authentication method called the PictogramDB Hash designed to easily and accurately verify certificate hash values by visualizing them with sequences of predefined pictograms. This method is designed to scale from smart-phones and tablets down to low-resource embedded systems. The presented approach is supported by an extensive literature study, and the ease of use and feasibility of the method has been indicated through a preliminary user study and implementation.

OriginalsprogEngelsk
Titel2012 IEEE 23rd International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications, PIMRC 2012
Publikationsdato2012
Sider7-12
ISBN (Trykt)9781467325691
DOI
StatusUdgivet - 2012
Begivenhed2012 IEEE 23rd International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications, PIMRC 2012 - Sydney, NSW, Australien
Varighed: 9. sep. 201212. sep. 2012

Konference

Konference2012 IEEE 23rd International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications, PIMRC 2012
LandAustralien
BySydney, NSW
Periode09/09/201212/09/2012

Fingeraftryk

Automation
Internet
Security systems
Embedded systems
Authentication

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Hjorth, T. S., Madsen, P. P., & Torbensen, R. (2012). User-friendly establishment of trust in distributed home automation networks. I 2012 IEEE 23rd International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications, PIMRC 2012 (s. 7-12) https://doi.org/10.1109/PIMRC.2012.6362893
Hjorth, Theis Solberg ; Madsen, Per Printz ; Torbensen, Rune. / User-friendly establishment of trust in distributed home automation networks. 2012 IEEE 23rd International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications, PIMRC 2012. 2012. s. 7-12
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User-friendly establishment of trust in distributed home automation networks. / Hjorth, Theis Solberg; Madsen, Per Printz; Torbensen, Rune.

2012 IEEE 23rd International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications, PIMRC 2012. 2012. s. 7-12.

Publikation: Bidrag til bog/antologi/rapport/konference-proceedingKonferencebidrag i proceedingsForskningpeer review

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