Information Security Practice and Experience: 4th International Conference, ISPEC 2008 Sydney, Australia, April 21-23, 2008 Proceedings / Edition 1

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 4th International Information Security Practice and Experience Conference, ISPEC 2008, held in Sydney, Australia, in May 2008.

The 29 revised full papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 95 submissions. The papers cover a wide range of topics in mathematics, computer science and security applications, including authentication and digital signatures, privacy, encryption and hash-function algorithms, security analysis, network security, access control, security devices, pairing and elliptic curve based security practice, security computation and so forth.

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Verification of Integrity and Secrecy Properties of a Biometric Authentication Prool.- An On-Line Secure E-Passport Prool.- Secure Multi-Coupons for Federated Environments: Privacy-Preserving and Customer-Friendly.- 1-out-of-n Oblivious Signatures.- A Formal Study of the Privacy Concerns in Biometric-Based Remote Authentication Schemes.- Private Query on Encrypted Data in Multi-user Settings.- Towards Tamper Resistant Code Encryption: Practice and Experience.- A New Public Key Broadcast Encryption Using Boneh-Boyen-Goh’s HIBE Scheme.- RSA Moduli with a Predetermined Portion: Techniques and Applications.- Variants of the Distinguished Point Method for Cryptanalytic Time Memory Trade-Offs.- Secure Cryptographic Precomputation with Insecure Memory.- Securing Peer-to-Peer Distributions for Mobile Devices.- Unified Rate Limiting in Broadband Access Networks for Defeating Internet Worms and DDoS Attacks.- Combating Spam and Denial-of-Service Attacks with Trusted Puzzle Solvers.- PROBE: A Process Behavior-Based Host Intrusion Prevention System.- Towards the World-Wide Quantum Network.- Synthesising Monitors from High-Level Policies for the Safe Execution of Untrusted Software.- Mediator-Free Secure Policy Interoperation of Exclusively-Trusted Multiple Domains.- Privacy of Recent RFID Authentication Prools.- A New Hash-Based RFID Mutual Authentication Prool Providing Enhanced User Privacy Protection.- An Efficient Countermeasure against Side Channel Attacks for Pairing Computation.- Efficient Arithmetic on Subfield Elliptic Curves over Small Finite Fields of Odd Characteristic.- Secure Computation of the Vector Dominance Problem.- Rational Secret Sharing with Repeated Games.- Distributed Private Matching and Set Operations.- Computational Soundness of Non-Malleable Commitments.- Square Attack on Reduced-Round Zodiac Cipher.- Analysis of Zipper as a Hash Function.- On the Importance of the Key Separation Principle for Different Modes of Operation.

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