Study of Attacks and their Defence Methods in CRN : A Survey

Authors(2) :-Aasia Rehman, Deo Prakash

Cognitive Radio Technology is considered as a developing technology in which wireless nodes are skilled in such a way that they can change their transmitting parameters dynamically as per the sensed data from the radio spectrum to utilize the deficient spectrum in an efficient and promising way. Although CRN can improve the overall network performance but it is susceptible to a number of security attacks due to its flexibility and disclosed wireless nature. The various attacks on CRN have been classified as physical layer, MAC layer, network layer, transport layer attacks, application layer attacks and cross layer attacks. This paper provides the introduction to CRN, its working process, Architecture of CRN, Cognitive Radio Engine Architecture, various classes of Attacks and their defence methods.

Authors and Affiliations

Aasia Rehman
Lecturer, P.G Department of Computer Science in Kashmir University, Srinagar, J&K, India
Deo Prakash
Assistant Professor, Department of CSE in SMVD University, India

CRN, RF, FCC, Cognitive Radio, Cognitive Radio Networks, Jamming, Primary User Emulation Attack, Dynamic Spectrum Access

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 1 | January-February 2018
Date of Publication : 2018-02-28
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 308-327
Manuscript Number : CSEIT183169
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

ISSN : 2456-3307

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Aasia Rehman, Deo Prakash, "Study of Attacks and their Defence Methods in CRN : A Survey", International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology (IJSRCSEIT), ISSN : 2456-3307, Volume 3, Issue 1, pp.308-327, January-February-2018.
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