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A capability-based transparent cryptographic file system

 
: Graf, F.; Wolthusen, S.

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Kunii, T.L.:
International Conference on Cyberworlds 2005. Proceedings
Los Alamitos, Calif.: IEEE Computer Society, 2005
ISBN: 0-7695-2378-1
S.101-108
International Conference on Cyberworlds (CW) <4, 2005, Singapore>
Englisch
Konferenzbeitrag
Fraunhofer IGD ()
file system protection; encryption; security; usability

Abstract
Data on the file system in mobile internetworked working environments are exposed data to a number of threats ranging from physical theft of storage devices to industrial espionage and intelligence activities. This paper describes a fully transparent, capability-based file system security mechanism for use in heterogeneous computing environments with emphasis on the implementation on the Microsoft Windows NT/XP family of operating systems. This mechanism can provide confidentiality and integrity protection for on- and off-line use through modular cryptographic means and is interoperable between several operating system platforms.

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