A New Secure Pairing Protocol using Biometrics

I.R. Buhan

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    Abstract

    Secure Pairing enables two devices, which share no prior context with each other, to agree upon a security association that they can use to protect their subsequent communication. Secure pairing offers guarantees of the association partner identity and it should be resistant to eavesdropping or to a man-in-the-middle attack. We propose a user friendly solution to this problem. Keys extracted from biometric data of the participants are used for authentication. Details of the pairing protocol are presented along with a discussion of the security features, experimental validation with face recognition data and results of the usability analysis survey.
    Original languageUndefined
    Place of PublicationEnschede
    PublisherDistributed and Embedded Security (DIES)
    Number of pages6
    Publication statusPublished - Nov 2008

    Publication series

    NameCTIT Technical Report Series
    PublisherCentre for Telematics and Information Technology, University of Twente
    No.08332/TR-CTIT-08-63
    ISSN (Print)1381-3625

    Keywords

    • EWI-14203
    • IR-65132
    • METIS-252121

    Cite this

    Buhan, I. R. (2008). A New Secure Pairing Protocol using Biometrics. (CTIT Technical Report Series; No. 08332/TR-CTIT-08-63). Enschede: Distributed and Embedded Security (DIES).