SASN 2006

October 30, 2006, Hilton Alexandria Mark Center, Alexandria, VA, USA

Preliminary Technical Program

7:00 - 8:25


8:25 - 8:30

Opening Remarks
Sencun Zhu (The Penn State University, USA), Donggang Liu (The University of Texas at Arlington, USA)

Session: Trust, Access Control and Privacy
Chair: Wenliang Du (Syracuse)

8:30 - 9:00

Inverting Sensor Networks and Actuating the Environment for Spatio-Temporal Access Control
Shu Chen, Yu Zhang and Wade Trappe (Rutgers University, USA)

9:00 - 9:30

Achieving Privacy in Mesh Networks
Xiaoxin Wu (Intel China Research Center, China) and Ninghui Li (Purdue University, USA)

9:30 - 10:00

Robust Cooperative Trust Establishment for MANETs
Charikleia Zouridaki, Brian Mark, Marek Hejmo (George Mason University, USA) and Roshan Thomas (SPARTA, Inc.)

10:00 - 10:15


Session: Secure Routing
Chair: Adrian Perrig (CMU)

10:15 - 10:45

SIGF: A Family of Configurable, Secure Routing Protocols for Wireless Sensor Networks
Anthony Wood, Lei Fang, John Stankovic (University of Virginia, USA) and Tian He (University of Minnesota, USA)

10:45 - 11:15

Modelling Adversaries and Security Objectives for Routing Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks
Gergely ēcs, Levente Butty‡n and Istv‡n Vajda (BUTE, Hungary)

11:15 - 11:30

A Resilient Packet-Forwarding Scheme against Maliciously Packet-Dropping Nodes in Sensor Networks
Suk-Bok Lee and Yoon-Hwa Choi (Hongik University, Korean)

11:30 - 11:45


Session: Secure Data Aggregation and Transmission
Chair: Cliff Wang (ARO)

11:45 - 12:00

Attack-Resilient Hierarchical Data Aggregation in Sensor Networks
Sankardas Roy, Sanjeev Setia and Sushil Jajodia (George Mason University, USA)

12:00 - 12:15

RANBAR: RANSAC-Based Resilient Aggregation in Sensor Networks
Levente Butty‡n, Pˇter Schaffer and Istv‡n Vajda (BUTE, Hungary)

12:15 - 12:30

Misbehavior Resilient Multi-path Data Transmission in Mobile Ad-hoc Network
Mahdi Kefayati, Hamid R. Rabiee, S. Ghasem Miremadi (Sharif University of Technology, Iran) and Ahmad Khonsari (University of Tehran, Iran)

12:30 - 2:00


Panel Session
Chair: Virgil Gligor (UMCP)

Panelists Peng Ning (NCSU), Adrian Perrig (CMU),   Jack Stankovic (U. Virginia), Wade Trappe (Rutgers)

2:00 - 3:00

Security in Sensor and Ad-hoc Networks

3:00 - 3:15


Session: Attacks and Countermeasures
Chair: Sanjeev Setia (GMU)

3:15 - 3:45

Diversify Sensor Nodes to Improve Resilience Against Node Compromise
Abdulrahman Alarifi and Wenliang Du (Syracuse University, USA)

3:45 - 4:15

Autonomous and Distributed Node Recovery in Wireless Sensor Networks
Mario Strasser and Harald Vogt (ETH Zurich, Switzerland)

4:15 - 4:30

Impact of Optimal MAC Layer Attacks on the Network Layer
Svetlana Radosavac, John Baras (University of Maryland, USA) and George Moustakides (University of Thessaly, Greece)

4:30 - 5:00


Session: Broadcast Authentication and Key Management
Matt Wright

5:00 - 5:15

Seven Cardinal Properties of Sensor Network Broadcast Authentication
Mark Luk, Adrian Perrig, Bram Whillock (Carnegie Mellon University, USA)

5:15 - 5:30

A Key Predistribution Framework for Wide-Area Wireless Sensor Networks
Katerina Simonova, Alan Ling and X. Sean Wang (the University of Vermont, USA)

5:30 - 5:45

How Public Key Cryptography Influences Wireless Sensor Node Lifetime
Krzysztof Piotrowski, Peter Langendoerfer and Steffen Peter (IHP, Germany)