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Provable Data Possession Using Identity-Based Encryption

  • Smit Kadvani
  • Aditya Patel
  • Mansi Tilala
  • Priteshkumar Prajapati
  • Parth Shah
Conference paper
Part of the Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies book series (SIST, volume 106)

Abstract

Nowadays, we have many remote data storage systems available which allow clients to store their data on remote server. But these systems possess many security problems like integrity, availability, and privacy. Unauthorized modification of files must not be possible, but this problem should be resolved. For this, one existing solution called Provable Data Possession (PDP) is available to eliminate integrity problem. This PDP works on public key infrastructure (PKI) and it generates large size keys and requires public key certificates to publish public keys. These characteristics of PDP introduce computation and management overhead on devices having limited computation power. A possible solution to these problems could be usage of Identity-based encryption instead of typical PKI. This solution will generate small-size public keys and eliminate the requirement of public key certificates to publish them.

Keywords

Remote storage Identity-based encryption Provable data possession 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Smit Kadvani
    • 1
  • Aditya Patel
    • 1
  • Mansi Tilala
    • 1
  • Priteshkumar Prajapati
    • 1
  • Parth Shah
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Information TechnologyCSPIT CHARUSATChanga, AnandIndia

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