Sensors 2010, 10(4), 3626-3640; doi:10.3390/s100403626
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DMP: Detouring Using Multiple Paths against Jamming Attack for Ubiquitous Networking System

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1 Department of Computer Science, North Carolina State University, 890 Oval Dr., Raleigh, NC 27614, USA 2 Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Ewha Womans University, 11-1 Daehyun-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, 120-750, Korea
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Received: 9 February 2010; in revised form: 11 March 2010 / Accepted: 18 March 2010 / Published: 12 April 2010
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Abstract: To successfully realize the ubiquitous network environment including home automation or industrial control systems, it is important to be able to resist a jamming attack. This has recently been considered as an extremely threatening attack because it can collapse the entire network, despite the existence of basic security protocols such as encryption and authentication. In this paper, we present a method of jamming attack tolerant routing using multiple paths based on zones. The proposed scheme divides the network into zones, and manages the candidate forward nodes of neighbor zones. After detecting an attack, detour nodes decide zones for rerouting, and detour packets destined for victim nodes through forward nodes in the decided zones. Simulation results show that our scheme increases the PDR (Packet Delivery Ratio) and decreases the delay significantly in comparison with rerouting by a general routing protocol on sensor networks, AODV (Ad hoc On Demand Distance Vector), and a conventional JAM (Jammed Area Mapping) service with one reroute.
Keywords: jamming attack; attack tolerant routing; multiple paths; ubiquitous networking system

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Kim, M.; Chae, K. DMP: Detouring Using Multiple Paths against Jamming Attack for Ubiquitous Networking System. Sensors 2010, 10, 3626-3640.

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Kim M, Chae K. DMP: Detouring Using Multiple Paths against Jamming Attack for Ubiquitous Networking System. Sensors. 2010; 10(4):3626-3640.

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Kim, Mihui; Chae, Kijoon. 2010. "DMP: Detouring Using Multiple Paths against Jamming Attack for Ubiquitous Networking System." Sensors 10, no. 4: 3626-3640.

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