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Cellular Authentication for Mobile and Internet Services

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ISBN-10: 0470723173

ISBN-13: 9780470723173

Edition: 2007

Authors: Silke Holtmanns, Valtteri Niemi, Philip Ginzboorg, Pekka Laitinen, N. Asokan

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Cellular Authentication for Mobile and Internet Services introduces the reader to the field of secure communication for mobile application. An invaluable reference detailing the generic bootstrapping architecture (GBA), its usage, integration into existing networks, and infrastructure, the book explains the new, recently standardized approach to application security and outlines the reasons and motivation that led to its creation. This book also: Brings together in one volume information on standards that are currently scattered across the different standardization bodies. Describes various business scenarios and related security solutions. Describes the usage of the generic authentication…    
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Book details

List price: $105.95
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/3/2008
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 212
Size: 6.82" wide x 9.90" long x 0.70" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

Authenticated Key Agreement
The Challenge in Authenticated Key Agreement
How to Read this Book?
Classical Approaches to Authentication and Key Agreement
Existing Mobile Security Solutions
UMTS Security Infrastructure
Issues in Securing Services with Radio Layer Security
General-Purpose Approaches to Authentication and Key Management
Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Radio Layer and General Purpose Security Mechanisms
Requirements for GAA
Generic Authentication Architecture
Overview of Generic Authentication Architecture
Rationales for Design Decisions
A Bird's Eye View of GAA
Foundations of GAA
Architectural Elements of GAA
Variations of the Generic Bootstrapping Architecture
Detection of Bootstrapping Variants by the NAF
Building Blocks of GAA
PKI Portal
HTTPS Support
Key Distribution Service
Key Distribution for Terminal to Remote Device Usage
Key Distribution for UICC to Terminal Usage
Other Architectural Issues
Access Control Mechanisms in GAA
Local Policy Enforcement in the BSF
USS usage for NAFs
Identities in GAA
Identity Privacy and Unlinkability
Usability and GAA
Split Terminal
Interoperator GAA: Using GAA Across Operator Boundaries
Security Considerations of GAA
Overview of 3GPP GAA Specifications
Applications Using Generic Authentication Architecture
Standardized Usage Scenarios
Authentication Using GAA
HTTP Digest Authentication
Pre-Shared Key TLS
Proxy Mode Authentication
Referrer Mode Authentication
Broadcast Mobile TV Service
Security Goals
Service Architecture
Message Flow Example
Tracing Source of Leaked Keys
Further Standardized Usage Scenarios
Additional Usage Scenarios
Secure Enterprise Login
Personalization for Payments and Securing Public Transport Tickets
Secure Messaging in Delay and Disruption-prone Environments
Terminal to Terminal Security
Transitive Trust in IP Multimedia Subsystems (IMS)
Guidance for Deploying GAA
Integration with Application Servers
Username / Password Replacement
NAF Library
Apache Web Server
J2EE Servers
Direct Usage of NAF Library
Web Services Direct Usage
Integration with OS Security
Threats for GAA Implementations in Open Platform UEs
Access Control Requirements
Basic Access Control in Practice: Integration in the Series 60 Platform
Extended Access Control: Design Options
Other Platforms
Integration with Identity Management Systems
GAA Interworking with Liberty ID-FF
Integration of GAA into Mobile Networks
Integration of HLR into GAA
Key Lifetime Setting in BSF
Usage of SIM Cards in GAA (2G GBA)
Charging and GAA
GAA Integration into Large Networks
Future Trends
Standardization Outlook
GBA Push
GAA User Privacy
GAA in Evolved Packet Systems (EPSs) and Mobile IP (MIP)
Outlook for GAA
Terminology and Abbreviations