International Journal of Engineering Research and Applications (IJERA)
Mobile Ad-hoc NETwork (MANET) is widely applicable in various areas like military services, civilian environments and emergency operations. The issues in MANET are broadcasting, clustering, mobility management, bandwidth management and power management. Broadcasting becomes an important issue in MANET for route information discovery. The different routing attacks in MANET are flooding, black hole and link spoofing and wormhole attack. In this paper, the authors are representing works proposed by various author on flooding attack. Their contribution in this paper is that they have presented details comparison of various counter based schemes.