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Byzantine Failure Detection for Dynamic Distributed Systems

Abstract : Byzantine failure detectors provide an elegant abstraction for implementing Byzantine fault tolerance. However, as far as we know, there is no general solution for this problem in a dynamic distributed system over wireless networks with unknown membership. This paper presents thus a first Byzantine failure detector for this context. The protocol has the interesting feature to be time-free, that is, it does not rely on timers to detect omission failures. This characteristic favors its scalability and help to deal with the dynamics and unpredictability of those networks.
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Murilo Santos de Lima, Fabiola Greve, Luciana Arantes, Pierre Sens. Byzantine Failure Detection for Dynamic Distributed Systems. [Research Report] RR-7222, INRIA. 2010, pp.21. ⟨inria-00461518v2⟩



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