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Distributed KDC-Based Random Pairwise Key Establishment in Wireless Sensor Networks

Zhong Su, Yixin Jiang, Fengyuan Ren, Chuang Lin, Xiaowen Chu
2010 EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking  
Key management is a core mechanism to provide secure and reliable communications in wireless sensor networks (WSNs).  ...  The auxiliary nodes act as distributed key distribution center (KDC), and neighboring ordinary nodes can establish pairwise key with the help of the distributed KDC.  ...  The simulation results show that communication overhead of pairwise key establishment in the dense network is mainly distributed within first three hops.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2010/808797 fatcat:goqtrvxb7vc6xe2mabj3qbgqoe

An improved key distribution mechanism for large-scale hierarchical wireless sensor networks

Yi Cheng, Dharma P. Agrawal
2007 Ad hoc networks  
To address these limitations, we propose an improved key distribution mechanism for large-scale wireless sensor networks.  ...  Wireless sensor networks are often deployed in hostile environments and operated on an unattended mode.  ...  All the above schemes assume that wireless sensor networks are distributed flat networks and attempt to establish pairwise keys between any two sensor nodes.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.adhoc.2006.05.011 fatcat:wwn2ucw2rvhjdoszgj3csh7ciq

An Empirical Study on Key Management Schemes of Wireless Sensor Network

Nazmul Islam, M. A.
2016 International Journal of Computer Applications  
The purpose of this paper is to assess most significant key management schemes of wireless sensor networks e.g. single network-wide key scheme, pairwise key establishment scheme, random key pre-distribution  ...  Hence, key management becomes the most significant issue in case of security of Wireless Sensor Networks.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The Authors are willing to express their profound gratitude and heartiest thanks to all the researchers in the field of wireless sensor network's security, who have made their research  ... 
doi:10.5120/ijca2016908118 fatcat:73otevb33nfa7cjkbzwh3by2vi

TKP: Three level key pre-distribution with mobile sinks for wireless sensor networks

R Tanuja, Souparnika P Arudi, S H Manjula, K R Venugopal, L M Patnaik
2015 2015 IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing, Informatics, Communication and Energy Systems (SPICES)  
The existing sytems that make use of key predistribution schemes for pairwise key establishment between sensor nodes and mobile sinks, deploying mobile sinks for data collection has drawbacks.  ...  Due to single point failure of a sink node or base station, mobile sinks are better in many wireless sensor networks applications for efficient data collection or aggregation, localized sensor reprogramming  ...  However, establishing pair wise keys in wireless sensor networks is not a trivial task, particularly due to the resource constraints on sensors.  ... 
doi:10.1109/spices.2015.7091557 fatcat:u774olf2obay5ecgdeuengh3dy

An Improved CL-EKM based Key Management System

Mr. Sanket Patil, Prof. Mrs. Snehal Bhosale
2017 IJARCCE  
As compared to key distribution, key revocation has received very little attention. In this paper a survey of key management schemes in wireless sensor networks has been executed.  ...  The wireless sensor networks are always deployed in hostile and pervasive environment. Security is major worry in wireless sensor network.  ...  In general use of sensor network, key management includes two essential aspects: One is establishing pairwise keys, which can be used to protect data delivered between sensors; another is distributing  ... 
doi:10.17148/ijarcce.2017.63130 fatcat:66zh3xfzsrb43hhe4kkq6ebcci

A new key establishment scheme for wireless sensor networks [article]

Eric Ke Wang, Lucas C.K.Hui and S.M.Yiu, (The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
2010 arXiv   pre-print
Traditional key management techniques, such as public key cryptography or key distribution center (e.g., Kerberos), are often not effective for wireless sensor networks for the serious limitations in terms  ...  In order to balance the security and efficiency, we propose a new scheme by employing LU Composition techniques for mutual authenticated pairwise key establishment and integrating LU Matrix with Elliptic  ...  Actually, node capture attach is the biggest threat in wireless sensor networks. On the area of key establishment for wireless sensor networks, several key pre-distribution schemes are very popular.  ... 
arXiv:1004.0591v1 fatcat:e5v6bd4i2rfhzhanlgxljeg6lq

A Combinational Approach Using Matrix Based Pairwise Key Establishment and Post Deployment Approach in Wireless Sensor Networks

2015 International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)  
Key distribution schemes ahs always played a pivotal role in the security of wireless sensor networks. In this research work we focus mainly on the security aspect of WSN .  ...  We have developed a modified key distribution scheme which uses the concepts of post as well as pre distribution scheme and thus hs proved to be a better alternative then the rest of two schemes.  ...  for polynomial pool-based pairwise key predistribution in sensor networks based on the basic polynomial-based key predistribution in [1] .  ... 
doi:10.21275/v4i11.nov151087 fatcat:ftuawye2pjdzzonxpdby536xl4

A Review of Distributed Dynamic Key Management Schemes in Wireless Sensor Networks

Seyed Reza Nabavi
2018 Journal of Computers  
This paper investigates special requirements of distributed dynamic key management schemes in wireless sensor networks.  ...  wireless sensor networks include small-sized sensor nodes with limited resources (energy, memory, etc.).  ...  Conclusion This paper reviewed modern distributed dynamic key management schemes in wireless sensor networks.  ... 
doi:10.17706/jcp.13.1.77-89 fatcat:fdofsrbdxrekjifhichclny2mq

An Unconditionally Secure Key Management Scheme for Large-Scale Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor Networks [article]

Ashok Kumar Das
2011 arXiv   pre-print
In this paper, we propose an unconditionally secure probabilistic group-based key pre-distribution scheme for a heterogeneous wireless sensor network.  ...  Key establishment in sensor networks becomes a challenging problem because of the resource limitations of the sensors and also due to vulnerability to physical capture of the sensor nodes.  ...  Our scheme makes use of the existing polynomial-based key pre-distribution scheme in order to establish pairwise keys among group heads in a sensor network.  ... 
arXiv:1103.4678v1 fatcat:6s3qhhbefnai5b54nuinl6uml4

An Efficient Pairwise Key Establishment Scheme for Sensor Networks

Xiaole Liu, Wangao Li
2012 International Journal of Education and Management Engineering  
However, due to the resource constraints, establishing pairwise keys in sensor networks is a challenging problem.  ...  Pair key establishment is a fundamental security service in wireless sensor networks (WSNs); it enables sensor nodes to communicate securely with each other using cryptographic techniques.  ...  This network size can be used in most wireless sensor networks.  ... 
doi:10.5815/ijeme.2012.07.06 fatcat:xr2zwqtz4relrhofjfnjtwnjge

A Matrix-Based Pairwise Key Establishment Scheme for Wireless Mesh Networks Using Pre Deployment Knowledge

Yuexin Zhang, Li Xu, Yang Xiang, Xinyi Huang
2013 IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing  
INDEX TERMS Pairwise key, matrix, deployment knowledge, wireless mesh networks, wireless sensor networks. et al.: Matrix-Based Pairwise Key Establishment Scheme FIGURE 1.  ...  In pairwise key establishment phase, sensor nodes in schemes [14], [16] need to broadcast a column of public matrix; sensor nodes in scheme [18] need to broadcast the indices of selected τ key-spaces,  ...  This paper presents a new design of matrixbased pairwise key establishment using deployment knowledge in wireless mesh networks.  ... 
doi:10.1109/tetc.2013.2287196 fatcat:menfqihvtzb4naroy4k22srfuu

An Efficient Key Distribution Scheme for Sensor Networks

Mei Weng, Hongshan Qu
2012 International Journal of Education and Management Engineering  
Security schemes of pairwise key establishment plays a fundamental role in research on security issue in wireless sensor networks.  ...  However, establishing pairwise keys in wireless sensor networks is not a trivial task, particularly due to the resource constraints on sensors.  ...  Since wireless sensor networks are usually deployed in a hostile environment, security is a critical issue [1] .  ... 
doi:10.5815/ijeme.2012.12.02 fatcat:edxm4zekgnbd5ikars4ipsdefq

Security Methods for Wireless Sensor Networks

Xiuli Ren
2006 2006 International Conference on Mechatronics and Automation  
In this paper, we give some security mechanisms to adapt to wireless sensor networks for sensor data and network control protocols.  ...  Wireless sensor networks have been identified as being useful in a variety of domains to include military sensing and tracking, environment monitoring, patient monitoring and tracking smart environment  ...  Pairwise key establishment phase: If a sensor shares key(s) with a given neighbor, the shared key(s) can be used as their pairwise key(s).  ... 
doi:10.1109/icma.2006.257548 fatcat:oelqskevurd4zbczsomal3co3y

A Security Scheme based on Location for Wireless Sensor Networks

Yuquan Zhang, Lihua Sun, Min You
2013 Research Journal of Applied Sciences Engineering and Technology  
A pair wise key pre-distribution scheme based on the concept of the Overlap Key Sharing (OKS) and clusters for wireless sensor networks is proposed.  ...  Keywords: Network security, pair wise key, overlap key sharing, wireless sensor networks where, J r = (J r ) Sh .  ...  Key management, a key issue in security for wireless sensor networks, has been investigated widely and some approaches have been proposed for distributed wireless sensor networks (Eschenauer and Gligor  ... 
doi:10.19026/rjaset.5.4343 fatcat:vo2dhn5anveuhlavtcas4tofuy


2014 American Journal of Applied Sciences  
In this study, we develop a cluster based technique for key management in wireless sensor network.  ...  Due to large number of sensor nodes and lack of information about deployment and hardware capabilities of sensor node, key management in wireless sensor networks has become a complex task.  ...  Initially the CH2 distributes the pairwise key K 210 to the node10 and CH3 distributes the pairwise key K 315 to node 15 and then a secure channel is established in C2 between CH2 and node10 and in C3  ... 
doi:10.3844/ajassp.2014.969.977 fatcat:n7rbspv75rhmbdxj7jrrdrfobu
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