Privacy Terminology

Marit Hansen, Andreas Pfitzmann, and myself have recently worked on an Internet draft about privacy terminology. The exact document title is “Terminology for Talking about Privacy by Data Minimization: Anonymity, Unlinkability, Undetectability, Unobservability, Pseudonymity, and Identity Management” and the document can be found here: The abstract says: This document

IEEE Key Management Summit

I gave a KEYPROV presentation at the IEEE Key Management Summit (see last week. The presentation covers the history of the working group and the main one-time password usage scenario, the XML- and ASN.1 based key container format, and the protocol for provisioning these key containers (called DSKPP). The

Authority to Citizen Alert (ATOCA)

At the IETF#77 meeting today we had quite constructive discussion about the Authority to Citizen Alert (ATOCA) BOF-follow up. We focused our discussion on the charter text and you can find the updated text here: You can provide your comments by joining the mailing list, see I

6th Standards Development Organizations (SDO) Emergency Services Workshop, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – November 4th-5th 2009

Technological advancements, including the widespread adoption of voice over IP and location based services, can open up new ways for service providers to respond to emergency calls. As communication moves beyond voice and conventional text telephony, the emergency services of the future could create sessions of any media type negotiated