All Possible Security Concern and Solutions of WSN: A Comprehensive Study

HASSAN ALI, SULTAN ANWAR | April 26, 2016

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Wireless sensor networks are used in many fields such as military, hospitals, environment monitoring and so on. The nodes used in these networks are resource limited that use open public channels to communicate with each other. Due to this reason these networks are highly susceptible to attacks. In this paper, the authors have identified the security issues and challenges in these networks. They also describe basic security fundamental techniques and their feasibility in WSNs (Wireless Sensor Networks). The basic security requirements of these networks are also discussed in detail. The paper includes classification of almost every kind of attack that can occur on these networks and security schemes and algorithms in correspondence with such attacks.

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