Secure Key Distribution based on Meteor Burst Communications

Amir Sulimov, Arkadij Karpov

Abstract

The paper discusses possibility of secure encryption keys distribution based on stochastic properties of meteor burst radio propagation. Unlike wireless key distribution, this method provides much greater channel length and key distribution distances, which is up to 2000 km. Another important advantage is an ability of meteor burst communications to operate in severe climate, under conditions of polar and other remote areas. The paper also considers various physical factors ensuring stochastic variations in characteristics of received radio signal, which are applicable for the secret key generation. The simulation results revealing the most important randomizing factors within meteor burst channel are presented.

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Sulimov A. and Karpov A. (2014). Secure Key Distribution based on Meteor Burst Communications . In Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Security and Cryptography - Volume 1: SECRYPT, (ICETE 2014) ISBN 978-989-758-045-1, pages 445-450. DOI: 10.5220/0005113104450450


in Bibtex Style

@conference{secrypt14,
author={Amir Sulimov and Arkadij Karpov},
title={Secure Key Distribution based on Meteor Burst Communications},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Security and Cryptography - Volume 1: SECRYPT, (ICETE 2014)},
year={2014},
pages={445-450},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0005113104450450},
isbn={978-989-758-045-1},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Security and Cryptography - Volume 1: SECRYPT, (ICETE 2014)
TI - Secure Key Distribution based on Meteor Burst Communications
SN - 978-989-758-045-1
AU - Sulimov A.
AU - Karpov A.
PY - 2014
SP - 445
EP - 450
DO - 10.5220/0005113104450450