Foreword

02.483GPPSecurity mechanisms for the SIM Application ToolkitStage 1TS

This Technical Specification (TS) has been produced by the Special Mobile Group (SMG).

The present document defines the stage 1 description for the standardised security mechanisms in conjunction with the SIM Application Toolkit for the interface between a GSM PLMN Entity and a SIM within the digital cellular telecommunications system.

The contents of the present document are subject to continuing work within SMG and may change following formal SMG approval. Should SMG modify the contents of the present document it will then be republished by ETSI with an identifying change of release date and an increase in version number as follows:

Version 8.x.y

where:

8 indicates GSM Release 1999 of Phase 2+;

y the third digit is incremented when editorial only changes have been incorporated in the specification;

x the second digit is incremented for all other types of changes, i.e. technical enhancements, corrections, updates, etc.