Privacy-Protecting Coupon System Revisited

  title={Privacy-Protecting Coupon System Revisited},
  author={Lan Nguyen},
  journal={IACR Cryptology ePrint Archive},
At FC’05, Chen et al. introduced an elegant privacy protecting coupon (PPC) system, CESSS05 [13], in which users can purchase multi-coupons and redeem them unlinkably while being prevented from overspending or sharing the coupons. However, the costs for issuing and redeeming coupons are linear to the redeeming limit. Security of the system is not proved and only some arguments on system properties are provided. Coupons last indefinitely and can not be terminated. In this paper, we propose the… CONTINUE READING
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