1 Source: GSMA (2017): Global Mobile Trends 2017, URL: https://www.gsma.com/globalmobiletrends/; last accessed on June 12,2019
2 The idea behind edge computing is that compute/storage will increasingly occur closer to the end-device. It helps to reduce latency and transportation costs and pushes applications, data and computing power away from centralized points to locations closer to the end user. Reduced data volume, traffic and the distance the data must travel are the main advantages.
3 Source: CPO Magazine (2019): 5G and the Future of Cybersecurity, in: CPO Magazine, April 4th 2019, URL: https://www.cpomagazine.com/cyber-security/5g-and-the-future-of-cybersecurity/; last accessed on June 12, 2019
4 Source: Basin et al. (2018): A Formal Analysis of 5G Authentication, Conference Paper, in: ETH Zürich Research Collection, Oct. 15th 2018, URL: https://www.research-collection.ethz.ch/bitstream/handle/20.500.11850/300545/CCS18_finalcrc2_Fixed-Typo.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=y.; last accessed on June 12, 2019
5 Source: ENISA (2018): Signalling Security in Telecom SS7/Diameter/5G: EU level assessment of the current situation, March 2018, URL: https://www.enisa.europa.eu/publications/signalling-security-in-telecom-ss7-diameter-5g.; last accessed on June 12, 2019
6 Source: Positive Technologies (2016): Primary Security Threats for SS7 Cellular Networks, URL: https://www.ptsecurity.com/upload/ptcom/SS7-VULNERABILITY-2016-eng.pdf
7 Source: Ericsson (2018): Exploring IoT Strategies, paper, URL: https://www.ericsson.com/en/internet-of-things/trending/exploring-iot-strategies.; last accessed on June 12, 2019
8 „… We find that some critical security goals are not met, except under additional assumptions missing from the standard”, source: Basin et al. (2018)., p.1.
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