Seagull Optimization Algorithm with Share Creation with an Image Encryption Scheme for Secure Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks


  • Ravichandran Mohan Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Annamalai University, India
  • Ganesan Prabakaran Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Annamalai University, India
  • Thirugnanasambandham Priyaradhikadevi Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Mailam Engineering College, India
Volume: 14 | Issue: 1 | Pages: 13000-13005 | February 2024 |


Α Vehicular Ad hoc Network (VANET) allows transmission, amid moving or stationary vehicles via wireless technology. Amongst several problems, safe transmission is the most important one in smart VANETs in 5G networks. Smart vehicles require integration with advanced road systems encompassing smart payment and traffic control systems. Numerous security mechanisms are used in VANETs to ensure safe communication. One such mechanism is cryptographic digital signatures based on encryption. This study introduces the new seagull optimization algorithm involving share creation with an image encryption scheme (SGOA-SCIES) for secure VANET transmissions. The goal of the SGOA-SCIES technique is to create a considerable number of shares and encrypt them to accomplish security. In the SGOA-SCIES technique, a Multiple Share Creation (MSC) scheme is employed to generate numerous share sets. For the share encryption process, the SGOA-SCIES technique engages the Fractional-Order Chaotic System (FOCS) approach to encrypt the generated shares. The optimal keys of the FOCS method can be chosen by the SGOA usage, which ameliorates the security level. The performance evaluation of the SGOA-SCIES method is examined on benchmark data. The simulations demonstrate the enhanced SGOA-SCIES methodology outcome and compare it with the ones of other existing systems and under the implementation of various measures.


security, vehicular ad-hoc network, encryption, key generation, share creation


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R. Mohan, G. Prabakaran, and T. Priyaradhikadevi, “Seagull Optimization Algorithm with Share Creation with an Image Encryption Scheme for Secure Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks”, Eng. Technol. Appl. Sci. Res., vol. 14, no. 1, pp. 13000–13005, Feb. 2024.


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