Implementing and Evaluating an Intrusion Detection System for Denial of Service Attacks in IoT Environments

  • Abdelouahed BamouEmail author
  • Mohamed Khardioui
  • My Driss El Ouadghiri
  • Badraddine Aghoutane
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems book series (LNNS, volume 92)


The Internet of Things (IoT) is very successful in different fields: industry, health, logistics, smart cities, smart home. Despite this success, this new technology suffers from a big security problem. Much of this problem is due to the constraints of connected objects (Memory, Processing Capabilities and limited energy …) that are the cause of various attacks, mainly denial of service attacks (DOS/DDOS). In this paper we propose the implementation and evaluation of a system of intrusion detection DOS attacks, based on the verification of the abnormal use of the energy consumption of connected objects in IoT environments. The implementation of the proposed algorithm is carried out in the Contiki-Coja environment and simulation results indicate that denial-of-service attacks can be detected with high accuracy, while keeping the number of false-positives very low.


DOS Security IoT Intrusion Detection System (IDS) 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Abdelouahed Bamou
    • 1
    Email author
  • Mohamed Khardioui
    • 1
  • My Driss El Ouadghiri
    • 1
  • Badraddine Aghoutane
    • 2
  1. 1.IA Laboratory Science FacultyMy Ismail University of MeknesMeknesMorocco
  2. 2.Team of Processing and Transformation of Information, Polydisciplinary Faculty of ErrachidiaMoulay Ismail University of MeknesMeknesMorocco

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