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Analysis of Methods for Detecting Compromised Nodes and its Countermeasures

  • Fangming Zhao
  • Takashi Nishide
  • Yoshiaki Hori
  • Kouichi Sakurai
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 215)

Abstract

The increased application of sensor network introduces new security challenges. In this paper, we analyze the detection methods of compromised nodes and its countermeasure in the sensor network. We first review common attacks in the sensor network application which can compromise a valid, resource-constrained node (or called device). Then, we introduce several standard detection approaches to show their characteristics in different applications of the sensor network. Finally, we summarize and discuss existing countermeasures to the compromised nodes.

Keywords

Sensor network Security challenge Detection method Compromised node Countermeasure 

Notes

Acknowledgments

This research is partially supported by JAPAN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY AGENCY (JST), Strategic Japanese-Indian Cooperative Programme on Multidisciplinary Research Field, which combines Information and Communications Technology with Other Fields, entitled “Analysis of Cryptographic Algorithms and Evaluation on Enhancing Network Security Based on Mathematical Science”. This research is also partially supported by Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) (23300027), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fangming Zhao
    • 1
    • 2
  • Takashi Nishide
    • 1
  • Yoshiaki Hori
    • 1
  • Kouichi Sakurai
    • 1
  1. 1.Kyushu UniversityNishi-kuJapan
  2. 2.Toshiba Corporate Research & Development CenterSaiwai-kuJapan

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