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Security Enhancement in MANETS using the Concept of Leader Nodes

by Jatinder Singh
International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Volume 105 - Number 3
Year of Publication: 2014
Authors: Jatinder Singh
10.5120/18360-9497

Jatinder Singh . Security Enhancement in MANETS using the Concept of Leader Nodes. International Journal of Computer Applications. 105, 3 ( November 2014), 30-34. DOI=10.5120/18360-9497

@article{ 10.5120/18360-9497,
author = { Jatinder Singh },
title = { Security Enhancement in MANETS using the Concept of Leader Nodes },
journal = { International Journal of Computer Applications },
issue_date = { November 2014 },
volume = { 105 },
number = { 3 },
month = { November },
year = { 2014 },
issn = { 0975-8887 },
pages = { 30-34 },
numpages = {9},
url = { https://ijcaonline.org/archives/volume105/number3/18360-9497/ },
doi = { 10.5120/18360-9497 },
publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
address = {New York, USA}
}
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Abstract

This paper is aimed to detect the malicious behavior of the nodes by first selecting some set of leader nodes. The leader nodes are those set of nodes in a network which monitor the whole network of nodes. The set of leader nodes is referred as the dominating set. A set is dominating if all the nodes of the network are either in the set or neighbors of nodes in the set. The efficiency of a commanding-set-based broadcasting or routing is mainly dependent on the overhead in constructing the dominating set and the size of the dominating set. The leader nodes are working in the promiscuous mode and they overhear traffic in its neighborhood. In promiscuous mode the system (NS-2) by-pass the MAC(Media Access Control) filtering procedure and the nodes working in promiscuous mode, receives the packets that are sent or received by any other node in its transmission range even if the packets were not intended for that node, this phenomenon is commonly known as packet overhearing. The leader nodes also monitor the topology of the network and reports if there are any changes in the network on the basis of a certain criteria, moreover they also detect if any packet is modified, and the snooping attack and calculate the forward packet ratio.

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Index Terms

Computer Science
Information Sciences

Keywords

DSR Malicious Leader security Mobile Ad Hoc Networks Routing Protocols