Publication Details

Hardjono T and Seberry J, Design and security issues in strongbox systems for the internet, Proceedings of the 1996 International Conference on Cryptology and Information Security, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 19-21 December, 1996, 99-103.


This paper presents and discusses some design and security issues surrounding electronic strongboxes as an electronic counterpart of physical strongboxes typically found in large traditional financial institutions. The concept of electronic strongboxes is briefly discussed, comparing against physical strongboxes. A basic system for electronic strongboxes is then provided and the functional and security requirements of the system's components is presented.