International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering (IJETAE)
Mobile ad hoc Networks have become a significant emerging technology in mobile computing. In recent years, there has been an enormous use of mobile computing devices that led to the development of ad hoc networking standards and supply the mobile nodes to line up self-organizing, adaptive and temporary networks. A mobile ad hoc network consists of wireless mobile nodes forming a short-lived network without the centralized infrastructure. Trust management in MANETs is essential when nodes establish a network, with an appropriate level of trust themselves.