Anonymity guarantees of the UMTS/LTE authentication and connection protocol


The UMTS/LTE protocol for mobile phone networks has been designed to offer a limited form of anonymity for mobile phone users. In this paper, we quantify precisely what this limited form of anonymity actually provides via a formal security model. The model considers an execution where the home and roaming network providers are considered as one entity. We… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10207-014-0231-3


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