Pickering, J Adrian and Gutteridge, Christopher
A networked registration scheme for enhancing trust
At 4th International Conference for Internet Technology and Secured Transactions (ICITST-2009).
09 - 12 Nov 2009.
- Author's Original
Available under License Other.
Society has widely adopted use of electronic data without sufficient attention to the problems of non-repudiation (NR). A universal, transparent scheme is needed to replace the traditional paper-based model that people are familiar with. A registration scheme is proposed that uses a network of registration servers run in a way that is robust to legal and technical challenge. Any user can register potential electronic evidence with one or more of these servers. This enables a user to later assert that they had the data at the time. Applications encompass intellectual property (IP) protection, file-download-based e-commerce and corporate shareholder communications. Wide availability should induce proper behaviour between parties whether they use the scheme or not.
Conference or Workshop Item
||Event Dates: 9-12 November 2009
|Venue - Dates:
||4th International Conference for Internet Technology and Secured Transactions (ICITST-2009), 2009-11-09 - 2009-11-12
||Electronics & Computer Science
||04 Aug 2009 09:38
||17 Apr 2017 18:43
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