QUT ePrints

secFleck: A Public Key Technology Platform for Wireless Sensor Networks

Hu, Wen , Corke, Peter, Shi, Wen Shan , & Overs, Leslie (2009) secFleck: A Public Key Technology Platform for Wireless Sensor Networks. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pp. 296-311.

View at publisher

Abstract

We describe the design and implementation of a public-key platform, secFleck, based on a commodity Trusted Platform Module (TPM) chip that extends the capability of a standard node. Unlike previous software public-key implementations this approach provides E- Commerce grade security; is computationally fast, energy efficient; and has low financial cost — all essential attributes for secure large-scale sen- sor networks. We describe the secFleck message security services such as confidentiality, authenticity and integrity, and present performance re- sults including computation time, energy consumption and cost. This is followed by examples, built on secFleck, of symmetric key management, secure RPC and secure software update.

Impact and interest:

13 citations in Scopus
Search Google Scholar™
9 citations in Web of Science®

Citation countsare sourced monthly from Scopus and Web of Science® citation databases.

These databases contain citations from different subsets of available publications and different time periods and thus the citation count from each is usually different. Some works are not in either database and no count is displayed. Scopus includes citations from articles published in 1996 onwards, and Web of Science® generally from 1980 onwards.

Citations counts from the Google Scholar™ indexing service can be viewed at the linked Google Scholar™ search.

Full-text downloads:

1,075 since deposited on 05 Aug 2010
278 in the past twelve months

Full-text downloadsdisplays the total number of times this work’s files (e.g., a PDF) have been downloaded from QUT ePrints as well as the number of downloads in the previous 365 days. The count includes downloads for all files if a work has more than one.

ID Code: 33731
Item Type: Journal Article
Keywords: sensor nodes
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING (090600) > Control Systems Robotics and Automation (090602)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Past > Schools > School of Engineering Systems
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2009 [please consult the author]
Deposited On: 05 Aug 2010 14:46
Last Modified: 01 Mar 2012 00:12

Export: EndNote | Dublin Core | BibTeX

Repository Staff Only: item control page