Energy efficient security protocol for wireless sensor networks

  title={Energy efficient security protocol for wireless sensor networks},
  author={Hasan Çam and Suat Ozdemir and Devasenapathy Muthuavinashiappan and Prashant Nair},
  journal={2003 IEEE 58th Vehicular Technology Conference. VTC 2003-Fall (IEEE Cat. No.03CH37484)},
  pages={2981-2984 Vol.5}
  • H. Çam, S. Ozdemir, P. Nair
  • Published 2003
  • Computer Science
  • 2003 IEEE 58th Vehicular Technology Conference. VTC 2003-Fall (IEEE Cat. No.03CH37484)
Wireless sensor networks consist of many inexpensive wireless nodes, each having sensing capability with some computational and communication power. Asymmetric cryptographic algorithms are not suitable for providing security on wireless sensor networks due to limited computation, power, and storage resources available on sensor nodes. Therefore, the energy-efficient security protocol proposed in this paper uses symmetric cryptographic algorithms to support security. To mitigate the drawbacks of… 

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