Abdel Wahab F. Hassan

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The dynamic and cooperative nature of ad hoc networks present substantial challenges in securing these networks. There is a natural incentive for nodes to only consume, but not contribute to the services of the system. Intentional misbehavior can aim at an advantage for the misbehaving node or just constitute vandalism, such as enabling a malicious node to(More)
The dynamic and cooperative nature of ad hoc networks presents substantial challenges in securing and detecting attacks in these networks. A particularly severe security attack, called the wormhole attack, has been introduced in the context of ad-hoc networks. During the attack, a malicious node captures packets from one location in the network, and tunnels(More)
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