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International Journal of Wireless and Microwave Technologies(IJWMT)

ISSN: 2076-1449 (Print), ISSN: 2076-9539 (Online)

Published By: MECS Press

IJWMT Vol.2, No.1, Feb. 2012

Defense on Split-Network Attack in Wireless Sensor Network

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Author(s)

Du Chunlai,hang Jianshun,Ma Li

Index Terms

Wireless Sensor Network;split-network attack;frequency hopping;integration

Abstract

Wireless Sensor Network is an open self-organized network, which faces serious challenge. Whole network can be split up into many separate subnets which cannot communicate with each other because some vital sensor nodes are attacked. A defense scheme which based on frequency hopping and fast network integration was proposed to react against split-network attack. Frequency hopping makes the communication frequency of the network escape from attack frequency while fast network integration makes the separate subnets reintegrate into a whole network in new communication frequency. Simulation results show the proposed scheme significantly reduces the success rate of attack and increases the lifetime of network.

Cite This Paper

Du Chunlai,hang Jianshun,Ma Li,"Defense on Split-Network Attack in Wireless Sensor Network", IJWMT, vol.2, no.1, pp.38-44, 2012.

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