PBFT and Secret-Sharing in Storage Settings

Title

PBFT and Secret-Sharing in Storage Settings

Authors

Andreas Happe, Thomas Loruenser, Stephan Krenn (AIT Austrian Institute of Technology)

Abstract

Recent publications combine secret-sharing with byzantine fault-tolerant distribution schemes into safe and secure storage systems. To our knowledge current publications describe chosen algorithms and implementations but do not highlight areas of conflict between secret-sharing and BFT algorithms in a systematic fashing. This paper presents different concrete problem areas and suggests possible solutions.

Venue

Twenty-fourth International Workshop on Security Protocol (https://www.engr.mun.ca/~spw2016/)

Place and Date

Brno, Czech Republic — 7-8 April 2016

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