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Topology-Aware Access Control of Smart Spaces

Pasquale, Liliana; Ghezzi, Carlo; Pasi, Edoardo; Tsigkanos, Christos; Boubekeur, Menouer; Florentino-Liano, Blanca; Hadzic, Tarik and Nuseibeh, Bashar (2017). Topology-Aware Access Control of Smart Spaces. IEEE Computer, 50(7) pp. 54–63.

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Smart spaces are becoming increasingly vulnerable from the interplay of cyber and physical entities. A representation of the spaces' topology can reveal security-relevant contextual characteristics, and a visualization tool allows security analysts to edit space topology and verify that access-control policies meet security requirements.

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 2017 IEEE
ISSN: 0018-9162
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Not Set13/ RC/2094Science Foundation Ireland
Adaptive Security and Privacy [ASAP]291652ERC
Self-Managing Situated Computing [SMScom]227977ERC
Keywords: access control; access-control policies; cyber-physical spaces; smart buildings; verification; visualization; security analysis; security; Buildings; Access control; Solid modeling; Aerospace electronics; Analytical models; authorisation; building management systems; data visualisation; topology-aware access control; Cyber-physical systems; visualization tool; space topology
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Computing and Communications
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Research Group: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
International Development & Inclusive Innovation
Health and Wellbeing PRA (Priority Research Area)
Item ID: 50904
Depositing User: Sandra Miller
Date Deposited: 12 Sep 2017 14:17
Last Modified: 28 May 2020 17:17
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