Security technologies and protocols for Asynchronous Transfer Mode networks

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Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) is a new data communications technology that promises to integrate voice, video, and data traffic into a common network infrastructure. In order to fully utilize ATM`s ability to transfer real-time data at high rates, applications will start to access the ATM layer directly. As a result of this trend, security mechanisms at the ATM layer will be required. A number of research programs are currently in progress which seek to better understand the unique issues associated with ATM security. This paper describes some of these issues, and the approaches taken by various organizations in the design ... continued below

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Tarman, T.D. June 1, 1996.

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    Publisher Info: Sandia National Labs., Albuquerque, NM (United States)
    Place of Publication: Albuquerque, New Mexico

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Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) is a new data communications technology that promises to integrate voice, video, and data traffic into a common network infrastructure. In order to fully utilize ATM`s ability to transfer real-time data at high rates, applications will start to access the ATM layer directly. As a result of this trend, security mechanisms at the ATM layer will be required. A number of research programs are currently in progress which seek to better understand the unique issues associated with ATM security. This paper describes some of these issues, and the approaches taken by various organizations in the design of ATM layer security mechanisms. Efforts within the ATM Forum to address the user communities need for ATM security are also described.

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OSTI as DE96011828

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  • 12. annual security technology symposium, Williamsburg, VA (United States), 17-20 Jun 1996

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  • Other: DE96011828
  • Report No.: SAND--96-1422C
  • Report No.: CONF-9606221--3
  • Grant Number: AC04-94AL85000
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 243280
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc670352

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Tarman, T.D. Security technologies and protocols for Asynchronous Transfer Mode networks, article, June 1, 1996; Albuquerque, New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc670352/: accessed November 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.