Secure Data Transmission against Pilot Spoofing using Cookie Management and MAC Address Validation

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The pilot spoofing attack is one reasonably active eavesdropping activities conducted by a malicious user throughout the channel training phase. By transmission the identical pilot (training) signals as those of the legal users such an attack can able to manipulating the channel estimation outcome, which may result in a huge channel rate for the adversary but a small channel rate for the legitimate receiver. The proposed system has an intention for detecting the pilot spoofing attack and minimizing its damages, a tendency to style a two way training based scheme is introduced. An effective detector exploits the interfering element designed by the adversary, followed by a beam forming assisted data transmission. In addition to the solid detection performance, this scheme is also able to get the estimations of each legitimate channel. The cookies are analyzed and MAC address is generated. The encryption is achieved by using SHA-1 algorithm. A hash price is generated to the hacker using MD5 algorithm.

Keywords: spoofing attack, SHA-1, MD5, pilot spoofing, cookies


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