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Fast and efficient countermeasure for MAC layer misbehavior in MANETs

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dc.contributor.author Djahel, Soufiene
dc.contributor.author Zhang, Zonghua
dc.contributor.author Naït-Abdesselam, Farid
dc.contributor.author Murphy, John
dc.date.accessioned 2012-11-08T16:30:56Z
dc.date.available 2012-11-08T16:30:56Z
dc.date.issued 2012
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/2665
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract In this paper, we deal with backoff cheating technique in IEEE802.11 based MANETs and propose a novel scheme, dubbed HsF-MAC (Hash Function based MAC protocol), to cope with it. In contrast to the existing solutions, HsF-MAC allows MANET nodes to re-calculate the backoff value used by their 1-hop neighbors and immediately detect the misbehaving ones. Moreover, the colluding behavior of two cheating nodes is also considered along with effective countermeasures. A reconciliation based reaction mechanism is finally designed. The simulation results, under different topologies and network conditions, have validated the effectiveness of HsF-MAC. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher IEEE Computer Society en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries IEEE Wireless Communications Letters;1(5), pp. 540-543
dc.relation.uri http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1109/WCL.2012.080112.120367
dc.rights “© 2012 IEEE. Personal use of this material is permitted. Permission from IEEE must be obtained for all other uses, in any current or future media, including reprinting/republishing this material for advertising or promotional purposes, creating new collective works, for resale or redistribution to servers or lists, or reuse of any copyrighted component of this work in other works. en_US
dc.subject MAC layer misbehavior en_US
dc.subject IEEE 802.11 en_US
dc.subject greedy behavior en_US
dc.subject CSMA/CA en_US
dc.subject MANETs en_US
dc.title Fast and efficient countermeasure for MAC layer misbehavior in MANETs en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.contributor.sponsor SFI en_US
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US


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