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Multicast Network Security using Quantum Key Distribution (QKD)

Sellami, Ali and Mahmoud, Omer M. and Hassan Abdalla Hashim, Aisha (2012) Multicast Network Security using Quantum Key Distribution (QKD). In: International Conference on Computer and Communication Engineering (ICCCE 2012), 3-5 July 2012, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 3-5 Jul 2012, Kuala Lumpur.

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Abstract

We reviewed the confidentiality and authentication for multi-party applications. A conceptual model of a secure multicast network has been presented by adding a quantum key distribution (QKD) network to its architecture. The model is divided into three phases, the first phase, QKD network generate secure keys to encrypt not only data but also authentication process. The second phase, authentication making sure that no one except the legitimate user receive the message and making sure that nobody except the legitimate sender writes or modifies it. In the last phase, Multicast network encrypt the data by secure key and send it to receivers. The proposed scheme amid to provide a secure end to end communication for multicast network

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (UNSPECIFIED)
Additional Information: 6576/26189
Uncontrolled Keywords: quantum key distribution; quantum cryptography; optical communication; photonic network; multicast network.
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General)
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Engineering > Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Kulliyyah of Engineering > Department of Science
Depositing User: Dr Ali Sellami
Date Deposited: 21 Jan 2013 10:55
Last Modified: 16 Jun 2017 10:23
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/26189

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