Lightweight Secure Neighbor Discovery for Low-power and Lossy Networks
draft-sarikaya-6lowpan-cgand-03

 
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Abstract

This document defines lightweight secure neighbor discovery for low- power and lossy networks. The nodes generate a Cryptographically Generated Address, register the Cryptographically Generated Address with a default router and periodically refresh the registration. Modifications to 6lowpan Neighbor Discovery protocol are described for secure neighbor discovery for low-power and lossy networks. Cryptographically generated address and digital signatures are calculated using elliptic curve cryptography, so that the cryptographic operations are suitable for low power devices.

Authors

Behcet Sarikaya (sarikaya@ieee.org)
Frank Xia (xiayangsong@huawei.com)
Greg Zaverucha (gzaverucha@rim.com)

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