A reputation system to increase MIX-net reliability

Roger Dingledine, Michael J. Freedman, David Hopwood, David Molna

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Abstract

We describe a design for a reputation system that increases the reliability and thus efficiency of remailer services. Our reputation system uses a MIX-net in which MIXes give receipts for intermediate messages. Together with a set of witnesses, these receipts allow senders to verify the correctness of each MIXand prove misbehavior to the witnesses.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationInformation Hiding - 4th International Workshop, IH 2001, Proceedings
EditorsIra S. Moskowitz
PublisherSpringer Verlag
Pages126-141
Number of pages16
ISBN (Print)3540427333, 9783540427339
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2001
Externally publishedYes
Event4th International Information Hiding Workshop, IHW 2001 - Pittsburgh, United States
Duration: Apr 25 2001Apr 27 2001

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)
Volume2137
ISSN (Print)0302-9743
ISSN (Electronic)1611-3349

Other

Other4th International Information Hiding Workshop, IHW 2001
CountryUnited States
CityPittsburgh
Period4/25/014/27/01

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Theoretical Computer Science
  • Computer Science(all)

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    Dingledine, R., Freedman, M. J., Hopwood, D., & Molna, D. (2001). A reputation system to increase MIX-net reliability. In I. S. Moskowitz (Ed.), Information Hiding - 4th International Workshop, IH 2001, Proceedings (pp. 126-141). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); Vol. 2137). Springer Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/3-540-45496-9_10