Privacy-Aware Data Collection and Aggregation in IoT Enabled Fog Computing

  • Yinghui ZhangEmail author
  • Jiangfan Zhao
  • Dong Zheng
  • Kaixin Deng
  • Fangyuan Ren
  • Xiaokun Zheng
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11337)


With the rapid development of the Internet of Things (IoT), a large number of IoT device data has flooded into cloud computing service centers, which has greatly increased the data processing task of cloud computing. To alleviate this situation, IoT enabled fog computing comes into being and it is necessary to aggregate the collected data of multiple IoT devices at the fog node. In this paper, we consider a privacy-aware data collection and aggregation scheme for fog computing. Although the fog node and the cloud control center are honest-but-curious, the proposed scheme also ensures that the data privacy will not be leaked. Our security and performance analysis indicates that the proposed scheme is secure and efficient in terms of computation and communication cost.


Fog computing Data security Internet of Things Privacy Data aggregation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yinghui Zhang
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Jiangfan Zhao
    • 1
  • Dong Zheng
    • 1
    • 2
  • Kaixin Deng
    • 1
  • Fangyuan Ren
    • 1
  • Xiaokun Zheng
    • 3
  1. 1.National Engineering Laboratory for Wireless SecurityXi’an University of Posts and TelecommunicationsXi’anPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.Westone Cryptologic Research CenterBeijingChina
  3. 3.School of Computer Science and TechnologyXi’an University of Posts and TelecommunicationsXi’anPeople’s Republic of China

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