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Enhancing Security and Privacy in Small Drone Networks Using 6G-IOT Driven Cyber Physical System

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The purpose of this abstract is to present a concise summary of a study that sought to enhance the cybersecurity of 6G-IoT drone devices through the use of a layered architectural framework and machine learning methodologies. An improved seven-layered architecture that can classify various types of attacks with a 99% accuracy rate is presented in the paper as a means to enhance drone security and privacy. You may encounter Prob, DoS, R2L, and U2R assaults, among others. On the drone dataset, the RegressionNet model—a combination of Logistic Regression and Multilayer Perceptron—performs best. Impressively, it attains a rate of 99.89% accuracy. Both the STIN security dataset and a combined dataset underwent additional validation testing, with the combined dataset producing an average accuracy of 97.90% and the STIN security dataset 91.64%, respectively, proving that the suggested method is both effective and resilient. By enhancing the cybersecurity of 6G-IoT drones, We can see the importance of the suggested architecture and ML models from these outcomes. This, in turn, guarantees secure drone operations across many fields while reducing privacy issues.

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Nagarjuna Tandra & C. N. Gireesh Babu contributed to do Design, C. N. Gireesh Babu & Jyoti Dhanke contributed for Interpretation of results, A. V. V. Sudhakar & M. Kameswara Rao wrote the main manuscript, S. Ravichandran contributed towards preparation of figures. All authors reviewed the results and approved the final version of the manuscript. The authors certify that this material or similar material has not been and will not be submitted to or published in any other publication before. Furthermore, the authors certify that they have participated sufficiently in the work to take public responsibility for the content, including participation in the concept, design, analysis, writing, or revision of the manuscript.

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Tandra, N., Babu, C.N.G., Dhanke, J. et al. Enhancing Security and Privacy in Small Drone Networks Using 6G-IOT Driven Cyber Physical System. Wireless Pers Commun (2024). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11277-024-11138-8

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