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Distributed Sybil Attack Detection in VANET

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2011 by IJCA Journal
Number 12 - Article 1
Year of Publication: 2011
Reza Mortazavi
Maryam Rahbari

Reza Mortazavi and Maryam Rahbari. Article: Distributed Sybil Attack Detection in VANET. International Journal of Computer Applications 29(12):25-27, September 2011. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Reza Mortazavi and Maryam Rahbari},
	title = {Article: Distributed Sybil Attack Detection in VANET},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2011},
	volume = {29},
	number = {12},
	pages = {25-27},
	month = {September},
	note = {Full text available}


Security and Privacy are among the most important concerns in Vehicular Ad-hoc Networks (VANET). Widely accepted privacy preserving communication scheme in VANETcommunity -that is using pseudonyms –has left open doors for some security problems such as Sybil attack. In this paper, we have proposed an efficient approach detecting this attack while preserving privacy of vehicles in the network.


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