Provided by: International Journal of Computer Science Issues
Date Added: Mar 2012
According to the growth rate of wireless technology, Wireless Mesh Network (WMN) usage is significantly increased according to its advantages like inexpensive, fast and easy deployment. WMN have ability, easy to create mesh and provide internet access in a cost efficient manner in any type of area which is unable or costly for wire mediums. Security attacks ratio is higher in Wireless Mesh Network (WMN) rather than other wireless or wire technologies. Spy/Malware infected computers generate malicious traffic, which uses valuable network resources and puts other systems at risk. Intrusion Detection System (IDS) is one of the possible solutions which timely detect the intrusions and alarm for appropriate action.