Secured Routing in Mobile Ad hoc Networks (MANETs)

Authors(4) :-S. Maharaja, R. Jeyalakshmi, A.V. Sabarish Kanna, M. Deva Priya

A Mobile Adhoc Network (MANET) is prone to attacks. Adversaries take hold of the network, thus degrading their performance. Various attacks are prevalent in MANET, out of which Byzantine attack plays a vital role. A node or group of nodes present in the routing path between the source and the destination may be compromised due to Byzantine attack. In this paper, Cohen Kappa Reliability Coefficient based Mitigation (CKRCM) mechanism is proposed to deal with these attacks. The intermediate nodes are monitored by their neighbors for a timestamp. If the monitoring node does not receive an acknowledgment, then the nodes are perceived to be attacked. The trustworthiness of the nodes is built by computing the trusts and reliabilities of the nodes. It is seen that the proposed scheme outperforms the existing scheme in terms of Throughput, Packet Delivery Ratio (PDR) and Packet Loss Ratio (PLR).

Authors and Affiliations

S. Maharaja
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Sri Krishna College of Technology, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
R. Jeyalakshmi
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Sri Krishna College of Technology, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
A.V. Sabarish Kanna
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Sri Krishna College of Technology, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
M. Deva Priya
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Sri Krishna College of Technology, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

MANET, Byzantine Attack, Cohen Kappa Reliability Coefficient, Trust Factor, Reliability

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Published in : Volume 5 | Issue 2 | March-April 2019
Date of Publication : 2019-04-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 277-289
Manuscript Number : CSEIT195275
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

ISSN : 2456-3307

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S. Maharaja, R. Jeyalakshmi, A.V. Sabarish Kanna, M. Deva Priya, "Secured Routing in Mobile Ad hoc Networks (MANETs) ", International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology (IJSRCSEIT), ISSN : 2456-3307, Volume 5, Issue 2, pp.277-289, March-April-2019. Available at doi :
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