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Privacy Preservation of Mobile Data using Matrix Transformation

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2014 by IJCA Journal
Volume 87 - Number 14
Year of Publication: 2014
Sabarish B A
Pradisa S
Nithyasri J

Sabarish B A, Pradisa S and Nithyasri J. Article: Privacy Preservation of Mobile Data using Matrix Transformation. International Journal of Computer Applications 87(14):8-13, February 2014. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Sabarish B A and Pradisa S and Nithyasri J},
	title = {Article: Privacy Preservation of Mobile Data using Matrix Transformation},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2014},
	volume = {87},
	number = {14},
	pages = {8-13},
	month = {February},
	note = {Full text available}


Data leakage from mobile phones and LBS is increasing with the exponential growth of technology, resulting in an innate risk of privacy threats. To address this issue, a novel method to protect user privacy is proposed in this paper. The proposed algorithms, namely SSET and SIMET, provide efficient means to encrypt the SIM and IMEI numbers respectively, thus protecting user identity. The reverse procedure to retrieve the numbers is provided by the algorithms SSDT and SIMDT and illustrated with examples. The main objective of this work is to secure the privacy of mobile phone users by employing optimal cryptographic techniques.


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