Practical security testing of telecommunications software: A case study

Reijo Savola, Kaarina Karppinen

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    Abstract

    The inherent freedom due to a lack of central authority in self-organized mobile ad hoc networks introduces challenges for security and trust management. Arguably, trust management is the most critical security issue in mobile ad hoc networks. If nodes do not have any prior knowledge of each other, the trust establishment becomes complicated. In these kinds of situations the nodes themselves should be responsible for their own security. We propose a model for security management in self-organizing mobile ad hoc networks that is based on the nodes’ own responsibility of their security and node-level security monitoring.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationProceedings of the 3rd Advanced International Conference on Telecommunications, AICT 2007
    PublisherIEEE Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
    Number of pages6
    ISBN (Print)0-7695-2843-0
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2007
    MoE publication typeA4 Article in a conference publication
    Event3rd Advanced International Conference on Telecommunications, AICT 2007 - Morne, Mauritius
    Duration: 13 May 200719 May 2007

    Conference

    Conference3rd Advanced International Conference on Telecommunications, AICT 2007
    Abbreviated titleAICT'07
    CountryMauritius
    CityMorne
    Period13/05/0719/05/07

    Keywords

    • security testing
    • security
    • risks
    • wireless communications
    • mobile applications
    • software
    • case study

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