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Approach towards Realizing the Security Threats for Mobile IPv6 and Solution Thereof

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International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2014 by IJCA Journal
Volume 90 - Number 10
Year of Publication: 2014
Authors:
Amrit Ghosh
Prasun Chakrabarti
Pierluigi Siano
10.5120/15758-4417

Amrit Ghosh, Prasun Chakrabarti and Pierluigi Siano. Article: Approach towards Realizing the Security Threats for Mobile IPv6 and Solution Thereof. International Journal of Computer Applications 90(10):26-30, March 2014. Full text available. BibTeX

@article{key:article,
	author = {Amrit Ghosh and Prasun Chakrabarti and Pierluigi Siano},
	title = {Article: Approach towards Realizing the Security Threats for Mobile IPv6 and Solution Thereof},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2014},
	volume = {90},
	number = {10},
	pages = {26-30},
	month = {March},
	note = {Full text available}
}

Abstract

Mobile IPv6 has been developed to sustain a seamless mobility in IP network which consists of many favorable characteristics in comparison to the previous Mobile IP protocol, i. e. Mobile IPv4. Unfortunately, Mobile IPv6 is badly affected by security threats like eavesdropping, secure route optimization, connection hijacking and denial of services and security issues are one of the major concerns which should be rectified. This paper entails an algorithm that contains all security components viz. authentication of services, confidentiality and integrity of data packets during communication, secrecy of key management and thus it would be able to nullify all types of security threats in Mobile IPv6 in anycast environment.

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