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Towards a Secure Rendezvous Network for Future Publish/Subscribe Architectures

  • Nikos Fotiou
  • Giannis F. Marias
  • George C. Polyzos
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6369)

Abstract

Publish/Subscribe is often regarded as a promising paradigm for Future Internet architectures. Its information oriented nature and its particular security features have stimulated current research efforts which aim at applying publish/subscribe principles to a clean-slate Internet architecture. One of the core components of publish/subscribe architectures is the rendezvous network. Any security failure that a rendezvous network may face will probably jeopardize the operation of the whole (inter-)network. In this paper we highlight security requirements and potential security issues of rendezvous networks and we present security solutions that can be applied in order to shield them.

Keywords

Future Internet Publish/Subscribe Security 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nikos Fotiou
    • 1
  • Giannis F. Marias
    • 1
  • George C. Polyzos
    • 1
  1. 1.Athens University of Economics and BusinessAthensGreece

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