Secure device pairing based on a visual channel

  title={Secure device pairing based on a visual channel},
  author={Nitesh Saxena and Jan-Erik Ekberg and Kari Kostiainen and N. Asokan},
  journal={2006 IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy (S&P'06)},
  pages={6 pp.-313}
Recently several researchers and practitioners have begun to address the problem of how to set up secure communication between two devices without the assistance of a trusted third party. McCune et al., (2005) proposed that one device displays the hash of its public key in the form of a barcode, and the other device reads it using a camera. Mutual authentication requires switching the roles of the devices and repeating the above process in the reverse direction. In this paper, we show how… CONTINUE READING
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