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Practical Considerations and Implementation Experiences in Securing Smart Object Networks

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
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Authors Mohit Sethi , Jari Arkko , Ari Keränen , Heidi-Maria Rissanen
Last updated 2012-09-27 (Latest revision 2012-03-26)
Replaced by draft-aks-lwig-crypto-sensors
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This memo describes challenges associated with securing smart object devices in constrained implementations and environments. The memo describes a possible deployment model suitable for these environments, discusses the availability of cryptographic libraries for small devices, presents some preliminary experiences in implementing small devices using those libraries, and discusses trade-offs involving different types of approaches.


Mohit Sethi
Jari Arkko
Ari Keränen
Heidi-Maria Rissanen

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