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Security and Privacy in Mobile Computing: Challenges and Solutions

Abstract Mobile devices are penetrating everyday life. According to a recent Cisco report [10], the number of mobile connected devices such as smartphones, tablets, laptops, eReaders, and Machine-to-Machine (M2M) modules will hit 11.6 billion by 2021, exceeding the world's projected population at that time (7.8 billion). The rapid development of mobile devices has brought a number of emerging security and privacy issues in mobile computing. This dissertation aims to address a number of challenging security and privacy issues in mobile computing.

This dissertation makes fivefold contributions. The first and second parts study the security and privacy issues in Device-to-Device communications. Specifically, the first part develops a novel scheme ... (more)
Created Date 2017
Contributor Sun, Jingchao (Author) / Zhang, Yanchao (Advisor) / Zhang, Junshan (Committee member) / Ying, Lei (Committee member) / Ahn, Gail-Joon (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Electrical engineering / Computer engineering / Computer science / Mobile computing / Privacy / Security
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 205 pages
Language English
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Note Doctoral Dissertation Electrical Engineering 2017
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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