Open Access Open Access  Restricted Access Subscription Access

A Review on Sinkhole Attack in Ad hoc Network

Rupali Prajapati, Priya Pathak, Sandeep Gupta

Abstract


Security is key aspect in wireless network. The security implementation in wired network is easy as compared to wireless mobile network due to its centralized architecture and control. MANET is developing examination area with real-world applications. This new group of networks is dissimilar from the wired one in many aspects like network substructure, resources and direction-finding protocols, routing strategies, etc. However, MANET is mainly vulnerable owed to its central characteristics, such as open intermediate, dynamic topology, distributed cooperation, and constrained capability. This article offers an overview of past and current work in the area of safety study on mobile ad hoc networks as well as emerging effort in different approaches to provide safety features to routing in the MANET (mobile ad hoc networks). This paper presents a survey on sink hole attack in adhoc network which is a major problem in wireless network security. Here, we discuss the sink hole problem and its detection technique in wireless ad hoc network.

Keywords: MANET, sinkhole attack, DSR, RREQ

Cite this Article
Rupali Prajapati, Priya Pathak, Sandeep Gupta. A Review on Sinkhole Attack in Ad hoc Network. Journal of Multimedia Technology & Recent Advancements. 2015; 2(3): 18–25p.


Full Text:

PDF

References


Sharmila S, Umamaheswari G. Detection of Sinkhole Attack in Wireless Sensor Networks using Message Digest Algorithms. International Conference on Process Automation, Control and Computing (PACC). 2011; 1–6p.

Thanachai Thumthawatworn, Tapanan Yeophantong, Punthep Sirikriengkrai. Adaptive Sinkhole Detection on Wireless Ad Hoc Networks. IEEE; 2006.

Jeba Veera Singh Jebadurai, Alfred Raja Melvin, Immanuel John Raja Jebadurai. A Sinkhole Detection in Mobile Ad-hoc Networks Using Mutual Understanding among Nodes. 978-1-4244-8679-3/11/$26.00 ©2011 IEEE

Nisarg Gandhewar, Rahila Patel. Detection and Prevention of Sinkhole Attack on AODV Protocol in Mobile Adhoc Network. 4th International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Communication Networks. 2012.

Sheela D, et al. A Non Cryptographic Method of Sink Hole Attack Detection in Wireless Sensor Networks. IEEE International Conference on Recent Trends in Information Technology. 3–5 Jun 2011; 527–532p.

Maliheh Bahekmat, et al. A Novel Algorithm for Detecting Sinhole Attacks in WSNs. International Journal of ComputerTheory and Engineering (IJCTE). Jun 2012; 4(3): 418–421p.

Tejinderdeep Singh, Harpreet Kaur Arora. Detection and Correction of Sinkhole Attack with Novel Method in WSN Using NS2 Tool. International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications (IJACSA). 2013; 4(2): 32–35p.

Ahmad Salehi S, et al. Detection of Sinkhole Attack in Wireless Sensor Networks. Proceeding of the 2013 IEEE International Conference on Space Science and Communication (IconSpace). 1–3 Jul 2013; 361–365p.

Rassam Murad A, et al. A Sinkhole Attack Detection Scheme in Mintroute Wireless Sensor Networks. 1st IEEE International Symposium on Telecommunication Technologies. 26–28 Nov 2012; 71–75p.


Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.