Wireless Network Security

  • Yang Xiao
  • Xuemin Sherman Shen
  • Ding-Zhu Du

Part of the Signals and Communication Technology book series (SCT)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Security in General Wireless/Mobile Networks

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Jonathan Lutz, M. Anwarul Hasan
      Pages 3-42
    3. Hanping Lufei, Weisong Shi
      Pages 43-62
  3. Security in Ad Hoc Network

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 63-63
    2. Jianping Pan, Lin Cai, Xuemin Sherman Shen
      Pages 83-102
    3. Bing Wu, Jianmin Chen, Jie Wu, Mihaela Cardei
      Pages 103-135
    4. Venkata C. Giruka, Mukesh Singhal
      Pages 137-158
    5. Tiranuch Anantvalee, Jie Wu
      Pages 159-180
  4. Security in Mobile Cellular Networks

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 181-181
    2. Bo Sun, Yang Xiao, Kui Wu
      Pages 183-210
    3. Bo Zheng, Yongqiang Xiong, Qian Zhang, Chuang Lin
      Pages 211-241
  5. Security in Wireless LANs

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 243-243
    2. Hahnsang Kim, Kang G. Shin
      Pages 245-271
    3. Minghui Shi, Humphrey Rutagemwa, Xuemin Sherman Shen, Jon W. Mark, Yixin Jiang, Chuang Lin
      Pages 273-294
    4. Avesh Kumar Agarwal, Wenye Wang
      Pages 295-322
  6. Security in Sensor Networks

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 323-323
    2. Venkata Krishna Rayi, Yang Xiao, Bo Sun, Xiaojiang James Du, Fei Hu
      Pages 341-380
    3. Xu Kevin Su, Yang Xiao, Rajendra V. Boppana
      Pages 381-402
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 403-422

About this book


This timely volume, Wireless Network Security, provides broad coverage of wireless security issues including cryptographic coprocessors, encryption, authentication, key management, attacks and countermeasures, secure routing, secure medium access control, intrusion detection, epidemics, security performance analysis, security issues in applications, and much more. The contributions identify various vulnerabilities in the physical layer, MAC layer, IP layer, transport layer, and application layer, and focus on ways for strengthening security mechanisms and services throughout the layers.

The book includes 15 rigorously refereed chapters from prominent international researchers working in this subject area. The material serves as a useful reference for researchers, graduate students, and practitioners seeking solutions to wireless and mobile security related issues.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Yang Xiao
    • 1
  • Xuemin Sherman Shen
    • 2
  • Ding-Zhu Du
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of AlabamaTuscaloosa
  2. 2.Department of Electrical & Computer EngineeringUniversity of WaterlooWaterlooCanada
  3. 3.Department of Computer Science & EngineeringUniversity of Texas at DallasRichardson

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2007
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-28040-0
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-33112-6
  • Series Print ISSN 1860-4862
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