Physical Attestation and Authentication to Detect Cheating in Resource Constrained Smart Micro-grids. / Wolthusen, Stephen.

Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Security of Industrial Control Systems and Cyber-Physical Systems (CyberICPS 2016). Springer-Verlag, 2017. p. 52-68 (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; Vol. 10166).

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Physical Attestation and Authentication to Detect Cheating in Resource Constrained Smart Micro-grids. / Wolthusen, Stephen.

Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Security of Industrial Control Systems and Cyber-Physical Systems (CyberICPS 2016). Springer-Verlag, 2017. p. 52-68 (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; Vol. 10166).

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Wolthusen, S 2017, Physical Attestation and Authentication to Detect Cheating in Resource Constrained Smart Micro-grids. in Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Security of Industrial Control Systems and Cyber-Physical Systems (CyberICPS 2016). Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 10166, Springer-Verlag, pp. 52-68. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-61437-3_4

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Wolthusen, S. (2017). Physical Attestation and Authentication to Detect Cheating in Resource Constrained Smart Micro-grids. In Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Security of Industrial Control Systems and Cyber-Physical Systems (CyberICPS 2016) (pp. 52-68). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; Vol. 10166). Springer-Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-61437-3_4

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Wolthusen S. Physical Attestation and Authentication to Detect Cheating in Resource Constrained Smart Micro-grids. In Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Security of Industrial Control Systems and Cyber-Physical Systems (CyberICPS 2016). Springer-Verlag. 2017. p. 52-68. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-61437-3_4

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Wolthusen, Stephen. / Physical Attestation and Authentication to Detect Cheating in Resource Constrained Smart Micro-grids. Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Security of Industrial Control Systems and Cyber-Physical Systems (CyberICPS 2016). Springer-Verlag, 2017. pp. 52-68 (Lecture Notes in Computer Science).

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