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Secure tracking using trusted GNSS receivers and Galileo authentication services

Pozzobon, Oscar , Wullems, Christian, & Kubik, Kurt (2004) Secure tracking using trusted GNSS receivers and Galileo authentication services. Journal of Global Positioning Systems, 3(1-2), pp. 200-207.

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Abstract

This paper describes a secure framework for tracking applications that use the Galileo signal authentication services. First a number of limitations that affect the trust of critical tracking applications, even in presence of authenticated GNSS signals, are detailed. Requirements for secure tracking are then introduced; detailing how the integrity characteristics of the Galileo authentication could enhance the security of active tracking applications. This paper concludes with a discussion of our existing tracking technology using a Siemens TC45 GSM/GPRS module and future development utilizing our previously proposed trusted GNSS receiver.

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ID Code: 38282
Item Type: Journal Article
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Keywords: Galileo, Global Positioning System, Tracking, Security, Authentication
ISSN: 1446-3156
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > COMPUTER SOFTWARE (080300) > Computer System Security (080303)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > TECHNOLOGY (100000) > COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES (100500) > Satellite Communications (100508)
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2004 Chinese Professionals in Global Positioning Systems
Deposited On: 02 Nov 2010 11:11
Last Modified: 11 Aug 2011 02:55

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