ECC-Based Secure Group Communication in Energy-Efficient Unequal Clustered WSN (EEUC-ECC)

  • G. Raja VikramEmail author
  • Addepalli V. N. Krishna
  • K Shahu Chatrapati
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 1090)


With an advent of the Internet of things (IoT), wireless sensor networks (WSNs) are gaining popularity in application areas like smart cities, body area sensor networks, industrial process control, and habitat and environment monitoring. Since these networks are exposed to various attacks like node compromise attack, DoS attacks, etc., the need for secured communication is evident. We present an updated survey on various secure group communication (SGC) schemes and evaluate their performance in terms of space and computational complexity. We also propose a novel technique for secure and scalable group communication that performs better compared with existing approaches.


Wireless sensor network (WSN) Elliptic curve cryptography (ECC) Secure group communication (SGC) Unequal clustering WSN multicasting 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Raja Vikram
    • 1
    Email author
  • Addepalli V. N. Krishna
    • 2
  • K Shahu Chatrapati
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of CSEVignan Institute of Technology & ScienceHyderabadIndia
  2. 2.Department of CSE, Faculty of EngineeringCHRIST(Deemed to be University)BangaloreIndia
  3. 3.Department of CSEJ.N.T.U.H College of Engineering - ManthaniKarimnagarIndia

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