Mobility

Analysis and Literature Review of IEEE 802.16e (Mobile WiMAX) Security

Date Added: Feb 2012
Format: PDF

IEEE802.16e or Mobile WiMAX, where WiMAX stands on Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access, is one of the latest technologies in the Wire-Less World. The main goal of WiMAX is to deliver wireless communications with quality of service in a secured environment. IEEE 802.16e provides the ability for users to use the Broadband Wireless Communication even when the user is moving. Its Mobility feature makes it differ from the previous protocol IEEE 802.16d which was based on Static WiMAX and provided the Wireless communication at fixed locations. This paper is related to the security issues for IEEE802.16e.