Reuse-attack mitigation in wireless sensor networks

H. Shafiei*, Ahmad Khonsari, B. Mirzasoleiman, Mohamed Ould-Khaoua

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Privacy preservation in wireless sensor networks has drawn considerable attention from research community during last few years. Emergence of single-owner, multi-user commercial sensor networks along with hostile and uncontrollable environment of such networks, makes the security issue in such networks of a great importance. This paper concentrates on token-based privacy preservation schemes. A possible attack on such schemes has been introduced. Two different approaches has been utilized to mitigate the attack. We present mathematical models for it's effects and overheads. The results have been verified using extensive simulations.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2011 IEEE International Conference on Communications, ICC 2011
Publication statusPublished - 2011
Externally publishedYes
Event2011 IEEE International Conference on Communications, ICC 2011 - Kyoto, Japan
Duration: Jun 5 2011Jun 9 2011

Publication series

NameIEEE International Conference on Communications
ISSN (Print)0536-1486


Other2011 IEEE International Conference on Communications, ICC 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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