Nabendu Chaki is a senior member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE ) and an associate professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Calcutta, India. Besides editing several volumes for Springer in the Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) and other series, Nabendu has authored two textbooks and more than 100 refereed research papers in journals and international conferences. His areas of research interests include distributed systems and network security. Dr. Chaki has also served as a research assistant professor in the Ph.D. program in software engineering in the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California. He is a visiting faculty member for many universities, including the University of CaFoscari, Venice, Italy. Dr. Chaki is a knowledge area editor in mathematical foundation for the SWEBOK project of the IEEE Computer Society. Besides being on the editorial board for Springer Verlag and many international journals, he has also served on the committees of more than 50 international conferences. Rituparna Chaki has been an associate professor in the A.K. Choudhury School of Information Technology, University of Calcutta, India, since June 2013. She joined academia as a faculty member at the West Bengal University of Technology in 2005. Before that, she served under the government of India in maintaining its industrial production database. Rituparna completed her Ph.D. from Jadavpur University in 2002. She has been associated with organizing many conferences in India and abroad as program chair, organizing chair, or member of the Technical Program Committee. She has published more than 60 research papers in reputed journals and peer-reviewed conference proceedings. Her research interest is primarily in ad-hoc networking and its security. She is a professional member of IEEE and ACM.
Introduction. Architecture and Organization Issues. Routing for ad-hoc Networks. Different Types of Routing Attacks for WANs. IDSX. HIDS. BHIDS. Intrusion Detection for Wireless Mesh Networks. Security in WAN and Quality of Services (QoS). Future Trends in WAN Security.