Considering advantages of the sensor network technology, sensor networks have been adopted in pollution monitoring works. In this scenario, mobile sinks can be utilized for data collection. In this paper we deal with the security of the wireless sensor networks. A survey on wireless sensor network security article pdf available in international journal of communication networks and information security 12. Since sensor networks are used for many applications where security is crucial. A survey on secure localization in wireless sensor networks. This paper describes the concept of sensor networks which has been made viable by the convergence of microelectromechanical systems technology, wireless communications and digital electronics. Intelligent data sensing and processing for health and wellbeing applications, 2018. A survey on wireless sensor network security and its. Abstractsecure localization of unknown nodes in a wire less sensor network wsn is an important research subject. In this paper, a survey on researches of pollution monitoring using sensor networks in environment protection is given.
Wireless sensor networks wsn have since been considered a promising alternative to complement conventional monitoring processes. Due to these security constraints, it is very difficult to directly employ the existing security approaches of wired network into the wireless sensor networks. This has been enabled by the availability, particularly in recent years, of sensors that are smaller, cheaper, and intelligent. Energy depletion of sensor nodes is one of the major issues in the wireless sensor network. An overview of wireless sensor networks applications and. Security issues and challenges in wireless sensor networks. Since data aggregation reveals a convenient solution in order to conserve the low battery powered sensor nodes communicates by reducing the number of packets. An adversary may inject malicious data into the network in order to displace sensor nodes. It is essential to ensure secure communication among the nodes. A wireless sensor network wsn consists of sensors implanted in an environment for collecting and transmitting data regarding changes in the environment based on the requests from a controlling. In this article, a survey of the stateoftheart in intrusion detection systems idss that are proposed for wsns is presented.
A survey paper on security protocols of wireless sensor. In contrast, an rf energy harvesting network rfehn has a sustainable power supply from a radio environment. In this paper, we present an uptodate survey of different secure group communication sgc schemes in wsn. A short survey on secure routing protocols in hierarchical clusterbased wireless sensor networks f. Introduction wireless sensor networks wsns consist of hundreds or. A wireless sensor network wsn is defined as a collection of nodes organized into a cooperative network, which are capable of computing, transmitting and receiving data for the purposes of. Due to distributed nature of these networks and their deployment in remote areas, these networks are vulnerable to numerous security threats that can adversely affect their proper functioning. A survey on cryptography applied to secure mobile ad hoc. In weather monitoring applications, the time series data periodically sensed by wireless sensor network usually are of high temporal redundancy. Wireless multimedia sensor networks wmsns produce enormous amounts of big multimedia data. These networks are relatively affordable and allow measurements to be taken remotely, in realtime and with minimal human intervention. This means that when sensors estimate their locations, a displaced location is calculated. Wireless sensor networks wsns have gained researchers attention in the last several years.
In this paper we survey di erent algorithms that can fall under such adversary attacks and still get a good estimate of sensors locations. Currently, wireless sensor networks are beginning to be deployed at an accelerated pace. A survey yawar abbas bangash, qamar ud din abid, alshreef abed ali a, yahya e. Advances in wireless communication technologies, such as wearable and implantable biosensors, along with recent developments in the embedded computing area are enabling the design, development, and implementation of body area networks. A survey on pollution monitoring using sensor networks in.
Therefore, to develop an energy efficient security mechanism, it is necessary to know. Pdf a survey on wireless multimedia sensor networks. Secure localization and location verification in wireless. Localization is the process by which an object determines its spatial coordinates in a given.
Wireless sensor networks wsns use small nodes with constrained capabilities to sense, collect, and disseminate information in many types of applications. A survey urmila devi 1, sonia 2 1computer science and engineering department, india 2electronics and communications engineering department, india abstract wireless sensor network wsn is the combination of small devices called as sensor nodes which have sensing, computing and processing capabilities. Detecting pollution timely and locating the pollution source is of great importance in environmental protection. Wireless sensor network an overview sciencedirect topics. Clustering is a practical approach to improve the execution of wsns.
A wireless sensor network has many security constraints as compared to a traditional wired network. Small sensors powered by miniaturized microprocessors are capable of supporting several applications for civil and military domains. A short survey on secure routing protocols in hierarchical. Proceedings of the sixth australasian information security conference aisc 2008. A survey of security issues in wireless sensor networks. Markov decision processes with applications in wireless. Two issues about unknown nodes secure localization need to be considered. Secured protocols in wireless sensor networks 14 there are 8 secured protocols in wireless sensor network. This document explores common components of sensor networks and the associated requirements for the secure functioning of the sensor network. A survey of intrusion detection systems in wireless sensor. The wireless sensors continuously monitor the physical process and transmit information to the base station. Srinivasan a, wu j 2008 a survey on secure localization in wireless sensor networks.
As we have already seen, many of the challenges of sensor networks revolve around the limited power resources. A survey on secure localization in wireless sensor networks avinash srinivasan and jie wu florida atlantic university, boca raton, fl, usa keywords. Abstractthe rising field of wireless sensor network wsn has potential benefits for realtime monitoring of a physical phenomenon. This problem is more critical if the network is deployed for some. So it shares some common property as computer network. Furht b ed encyclopedia of wireless and mobile communications. Furthermore, various solution methods are discussed and compared to serve as a guide for using mdps in wsns. Wireless sensor networks wsns are a new alternative for solving specific problems in several areas, and they are a very challenging field of research for automation design of embedded systems, with impact on many applications. When wsns are deployed in hostile environments, many attacks happen, e. Therefore, in order to operate wsns in a secure way, any kind of intrusions should be detected before attackers can harm the network i. Overview of wireless sensor network 7 use optical or infrared communication, with the latter having the advantage of being robust and virtually interference free. Wireless sensor network wsn has emerged as one of the most promising technologies for the future. This can be considered as the internet becoming a physical network.
The number of sensor nodes in a sensor network can be several orders of magnitude higher than the nodes in an ad hoc network. A survey john paul walters, zhengqiang liang, weisong shi, and vipin chaudhary department of computer science wayne state university email. Wireless sensor networks wsns have recently attracted a lot of interest in the research community due their wide range of applications. The topology of a sensor network changes very frequently due to failures or mobility. In order to ensure a broad deployment of such innovative services, strict requirements on security. Designing a secure, a scalable, a robust, and a reliable. Pdf survey on clusterbased wireless sensor network wsn. Adversary, attack, beacon, intruder, localization, security, wireless sensor networks.
The size of the nodes limits the size of the battery. As they are exposed to a wide range of attacks, sensor based applications have then to be secured. Two issues about unknown nodes secure localization need. This has been enabled by advances in technology and availability of small, inexpensive, and smart sensors resulting in cost effective and easily deployable wsns. We also discuss the closely related problem of false data injection in sensor networks in general, and describe an approach that can be used to prevent this attack. Security is a wellestablished field for generalpurpose computing where security mechanisms address computing services e. Bouderah3 1,3 department of computer science, university of msila, algeria 2 department of computer science, university of constantine 2, algeria. However, due to vulnerable nature of wireless networks, there is a need for an efficient security scheme to authenticate both. Due to large size, multimedia sensor nodes msns cannot store generated multimedia data for a long time.
Most of this research is concerned with scalar sensor networks that measure physical phenomena, such as. Wireless sensor networks wsn consist of a large number of sensor nodes which are often deployed in an unattended harsh environment. Index termswireless sensor networks, markov decision pro. Secure data aggregation in wireless sensor network. Secure group communication in wireless sensor networks. Alsalhi abstractwireless sensor networks wsns have facilitated. A survey on localization in wireless sensor networks. Wsn applications a wireless sensor network wsn is a network formed by a large number of sensor nodes where each node is equipped with a sensor to detect physical phenomena such as light, heat. A survey on recent developments and potential synergies.
A sensor network is a special type of adhoc network. A survey on cryptography applied to secure mobile ad hoc networks and wireless sensor networks jianmin chen and jie wu department of computer science and engineering florida atlantic university email. The availability of lowcost hardware such as cmos cameras and microphones has fostered the development of wireless multimedia sensor networks wmsns, ie, networks of wirelessly interconnected devices that are able to ubiquitously retrieve. Chowdhury broadband and wireless networking laboratory, school of electrical and computer engineering, georgia institute of technology. This class of networks is paving the way for the deployment of innovative healthcare monitoring applications. A survey on wireless multimedia sensor networks ian f. Secure data aggregation in wireless sensor networks. In this paper we study about the safe and efficient data transmission in cluster based wireless. A mobile multimedia data collection scheme for secured. For each component, this document lists exposed interfaces, applicable threats, and technologies that may be utilized to. Sensor nodes are prone to failures due to harsh environments and energy constraints. Secure information transmission is a basic issue for wireless sensor networks wsns.
Conventionally, the energyconstrained wireless networks, such as wireless sensor networks, have a limited lifetime which largely con. As sensor networks become widespread, security issues become a central concern, especially. Security issues and remedies in wireless sensor networks. A wireless sensor network wsn has important applications such as remote environmental monitoring and target tracking.656 927 939 1214 1062 581 637 1161 21 189 1538 725 823 1363 35 1533 843 638 1026 944 310 480 1216 399 910 74 405 113 882 1161 1344 532 129 220 86 281