Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

TwoHop: Metric-Based Trust Evaluation for Peer-to-Peer Collaboration Environments

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

4 Author(s)
Glynos, D. ; Dept. of Inf., Univ. of Piraeus, Piraeus ; Argyroudis, P. ; Douligeris, C. ; O'Mahony, D.

Communications are increasingly relying on peer-to-peer models of interaction in which all participating entities have the same level of authority. Such models allow developed systems to overcome single points of failure, since there is no central management of security parameters. In order to select trustworthy service providers, peers in such environments require collaborative metrics that build trust relationships based on evidence of previous interactions. In this paper, we present a collaborative metric and an algorithm for the evaluation of trust in peer-to-peer networks called TwoHop. Our proposal requires no central management and scales to accommodate the fundamental need for growth that characterises peer-to-peer systems. Our experimental analysis and simulation results indicate the robustness of our design against dishonest participants and its ability to flexibly accommodate the needs of majorities.

Published in:

Global Telecommunications Conference, 2008. IEEE GLOBECOM 2008. IEEE

Date of Conference:

Nov. 30 2008-Dec. 4 2008

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.