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Volume-5,Issue-7  ( Jul, 2017 )
Paper Title
Simulation of Cryptographic Algorithms in IPSEC on AD-HOC Networks
Author Name
A.A. Adas, A. A.Alsharif, N. D. Alotaibi
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, KAU, P.O.Box 80204, Jeddah 21589, Saudi Arabia
This paper focuses on secure data communication between nodes in AdHoc networks by employing IPSec(Internet Protocol Security). In wireless communication, adhoc network is a new paradigm since which is used for highly sensitive and emergency operations. Adhoc network is considered a number of mobile nodes that are connected through wireless interfaces and moves arbitrarily. Ensuring security is one of the main issues due to its infrastructure less solutions. This research aims for IPSec protocol that provides security for an ad-hoc networking in a various applications. IPSec incorporates security model i.e. AES (Advanced Encryption Standard) into its framework.In this work, we consider the problem of incorporating security mechanisms to securing data communication for adhoc networks. We look at AODV routing protocol (Ad-Hoc On-Demand Distance Vector) in detail and it is used for secure routing. Simulation of IPSec protocol is simulated using NS-2 simulator. Results from NS-3 simulator is compared with AH, ESP, and AES in terms of Quality of Service parameters throughput, average processing time and average end-to-end delay. Index terms - IPsec, AH, ESP, AES, Ad-Hoc networks
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