Security Information in the Vehicle With Smart Cards and JavaSt Platforms 98C045
Information networks involving consumers achieve best cost and
efficiency with "thin clients", i.e. devices that remain
simple and minimal. Cars are "thin clients on wheels": to
reduce the cost of entry of information availability in the
vehicle, processing intensive software and data will reside off
board. With data flowing in and out of the vehicle, information
privacy, integrity and authenticity become essential.
Java platforms were invented to provide safe networking to a
variety of hardware platforms, now extending well beyond the
desktop and reaching out consumers all the way to their plastic
How can Java Card and other Java technologies provide the
combination of security, ubiquity and mobility required by the
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1998 International Congress on Transportation Electronics