FITS: A Finite-Time Reputation System for Cooperation in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks

@article{Chen2011FITSAF,
  title={FITS: A Finite-Time Reputation System for Cooperation in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks},
  author={Tingting Chen and Fan Wu and Sheng Zhong},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Computers},
  year={2011},
  volume={60},
  pages={1045-1056}
}
A wireless ad hoc network does not have an infrastructure, and thus, needs the cooperation of nodes in forwarding other nodes' packets. Reputation system is an effective approach to give nodes incentives to cooperate in packet forwarding. However, existing reputation systems either lack rigorous analysis, or have analysis in unrealistic models. In this paper, we propose FITS, the first reputation system that has rigorous analysis and guaranteed incentive compatibility in a practical model. FITS… CONTINUE READING
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