It contains the user’s private key, which is used in COMP algorithm for user authentication to the mobile network and generating session. Algorithms. By: ALI ALAmmori GSM Authentication. ▫ A3 Authentication. ▫ A8 Key Generator. ▫ Comp ▫ A5-encryption . Comp algorithm stored in SIM. A variety of security algorithms are used to provide authentication, cipher key COMP; Example A3/A8 algorithm COMP; Encryption algorithm A5/1.

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A3 is used to authenticate the mobile station to the network. A8 is used to generate the session key used by A5 to encrypt the data transmitted between the mobile station and the BTS. There are three versions of COMP They were originally algorihtm.

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A partial description of the first version was leaked in and completed via reverse engineering. This led to a full publication in For details on the way A3 and A8 are used see Authentication Center. As A3 and A8 are not further specified, operators can freely choose the concrete algorithms used for A3 and A8. All of them are built around a compression function with two bits inputs and one bits output, hence their names.

K and RAND are used as the inputs of the compression function.

The COMP128 algorithm and the SIM card

COMP uses a compression function with eight rounds which is based on a butterfly structure with five stages. SRES is filled with the first 32 bits of the output. K is filled with the last 54 bits of the output followed by ten zeroes.

For a full description of the algorithm, the reader can view the OsmocomBB implementation. The COMP hash function is considered weak because there is insufficient diffusion of small changes in the input.

Practical attacks have been demonstrated that can recover the subscriber key from the SIM. This significantly weakens the A5 or A6 encryption. As A3 and A8 are not further specified, operators can freely choose the co Network switching subsystem NSS or GSM core network is the component of a GSM system that carries out call out and mobility management functions for mobile phones roaming on the network of base stations. It is owned and deployed by mobile phone operators and allows mobile devices to communicate with each other and telephones in the wider public switched telephone network PSTN.

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The COMP algorithm and the SIM card –

Though both were initially kept secret, the general design was leaked in and the algorithms were entirely reverse engineered in by Marc Briceno from a GSM telephone.

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