Evaluating the Performance of Secure Routing Protocols in Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks

Date Added: Nov 2012
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Mobile Ad hoc NETwork (MANET) is a special type of mobile wireless network where a collection of mobile devices form a temporary network without any aid of an established infrastructure. During data transmission between these devices there may be malicious threats, attacks, and penetrations which alters the performance of the system and insecure transmission. Multiple routing protocols especially for these conditions have been developed during the last years, to find optimized routes that free from attacks from a source to some destination. This paper presents comparison based on simulation of three secure routing protocol of MANET.