Security in Wireless Home Networks – The Emerging Trends and Existing Problems

Dhowmya Bhatt, Mradula Sharma


The usage of wireless Networks have almost become inevitable for the human community. From a simple point to point communication to extra-large-area covering networks, wireless communication is a significant part and parcel of technological progress that man kind has ever made. As the vast convention of wireless has increased than ever before, it also becomes the matter of concern of how to protect these networks from attacks and attackers and ensure the users safe and secured communication. It is worthwhile to note that the Right to the protect the moral and material interests resulting from any scientific production owned by an individual is one of the basics of Human rights declaration. Hence it is very much essential to implement and practice methods to secure wireless networks in a very strict manner so as to ensure confidentiality of the information transmitted and ensure people involved communication some absolutely reliable safety. The attempt to safeguard home wireless networks will greatly benefit mankind which not otherwise would be a huge loss to the entire human community. This Paper is an effort to throw light on the upcoming trends in securing wireless networks and the external threats to these networks. Possible future directions are also addressed towards the end.


Keywords– Security, privacy, attacks, intruders

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