An Adaptive Secure Timestamp-Based Replay Attack Detection System For Wsns


  • G Nagendra Babu Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, JAIN(Deemed to be University), Bengaluru, INDIA
  • Konda Hari Krishna Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Mohan Babu University, Tirupati,INDIA
  • K Venkateswara Rao Professor,Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Mohan Babu University,Tirupati,INDIA


Data integrity, Message Authentication, Replay attack, Timestamp, WSN


Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs) are essential in many fields because they enable real-time data gathering and transmission possible for a wide range of applications. Replay attacks pose significant risks to the integrity and dependability of WSNs, which have become increasingly important due to growing dependence on them. In order to successfully reduce replay attacks in WSNs, this investigation suggests the Adaptive Secure Timestamp-Based Replay Attack Detection System (AST-RADS). Combining cryptographic methods, AST-RADS offers a multi-layered defense system. To guarantee data confidentiality and integrity during transmission, the model uses secure timestamp-based authentication, encryption, and a hierarchical key management system. Additionally, the suggested model is created with minimal overhead, making it appropriate for WSN situations with limited resources. Extensive simulations and experiments validate the efficacy and efficiency of AST-RADS compared to existing solutions, demonstrating its superiority in detecting and preventing replay attacks.


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Babu, G. N. ., Krishna, K. H. ., & Rao, K. V. . (2024). An Adaptive Secure Timestamp-Based Replay Attack Detection System For Wsns . International Journal of Intelligent Systems and Applications in Engineering, 12(14s), 84–90. Retrieved from



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