Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window

S2RP: a Secure and Scalable Rekeying Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
Dini, G. ; Dipt. di Ingegneria dell''Informazione, Pisa Univ. ; Savino, I.M.

Nowadays, small, low-cost sensor nodes are being widely used to build self-organizing, large-scale, wireless networks for various applications, such as environmental surveillance, health monitoring and so on. Given its unique features, protecting a wireless sensor network is a difficult challenge. In this paper, we present S2RP, a secure and scalable rekeying protocol for sensor networks. S2RP aims at a trade-off between security and resource consumption while it guarantees an authentic distribution of keys that preserves both forward and backward security. The proposed protocol is efficient in terms of communication overhead as it reduces the number and the size of rekeying messages. It is efficient in terms of computation overhead as it guarantees the necessary level of confidentiality and authenticity of rekeying messages by only using symmetric ciphers and one-way hash functions. It follows that S2 RP meets the reduced capabilities of sensor nodes, results scalable, and particularly attractive for large and/or highly dynamic groups

Published in:

Mobile Adhoc and Sensor Systems (MASS), 2006 IEEE International Conference on

Date of Conference:

Oct. 2006

Need Help?

IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.