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Secure Wireless Communication Protocol: To Avoid Vulnerabilities in Shared Authentication

by Varun Shukla, Atul Chaturvedi, Neelam Srivastava
Communications on Applied Electronics
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Volume 7 - Number 6
Year of Publication: 2017
Authors: Varun Shukla, Atul Chaturvedi, Neelam Srivastava

Varun Shukla, Atul Chaturvedi, Neelam Srivastava . Secure Wireless Communication Protocol: To Avoid Vulnerabilities in Shared Authentication. Communications on Applied Electronics. 7, 6 ( Sep 2017), 4-7. DOI=10.5120/cae2017652680

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author = { Varun Shukla, Atul Chaturvedi, Neelam Srivastava },
title = { Secure Wireless Communication Protocol: To Avoid Vulnerabilities in Shared Authentication },
journal = { Communications on Applied Electronics },
issue_date = { Sep 2017 },
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Routers are used to connect both similar and dissimilar LANs. Routers are connected to access points. Access point provides wireless connectivity of a wired LAN. Whenever we consider router or access point for communication, in many cases, they are based on passphrase based security. It can be shown that MITM (Man in the middle attack) based on dictionary attack can be launched very easily and the security of entire network goes down. So we present a cryptographic scheme based on mathematical properties to overcome this problem with various associated advantages.

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Index Terms

Computer Science
Information Sciences


Authentication Dictionary Attack Man in the Middle Attack (MITM) Security Wireless Communication