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My Denial of Service (DoS) Defense Paper Publishes

by Anton Chuvakin  |  September 11, 2012

Finally my Denial of Service paper is up on the site: “Denial of Service: A Comparison of Defense Approaches” Abstract: “Denial of service (DoS) attacks are back in focus due...

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Quick DoS Attack Taxonomy

by Anton Chuvakin  |  June 6, 2012

In order to bring substance to a discussion of denial of service attacks, I cooked a brief attack taxonomy: Crash / non-resource attack DoS vulnerability exploitation for crashing or otherwise...

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More on DoS and Shared Security

by Anton Chuvakin  |  May 29, 2012

Here is something else interesting about Denial of Service defense approaches: you cannot do it alone.  Think about it: it is more profound than it sounds. You can protect from...

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On DoS Detection

by Anton Chuvakin  |  May 15, 2012

In the past, I used to cringe when I heard that somebody offers "DoS detection" capability. After all, detection of a successful DoS attack should be trivial: you have no...

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Wanted Dead or Alive: Application DoS Attack

by Anton Chuvakin  |  May 3, 2012

…definition. As I am working on my research project related to denial of service mitigation, I come across the concept of “application DoS.” Sadly, just as many things in security...

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Availability, Security and Why is DoS Fun?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  April 26, 2012

In his 2006 piece “Beyond Denial of Service: Is Availability a Security Issue?”, Eric Maiwald (from our SRMS team) stated:  “Managing the availability of systems, applications, data, and networks is...

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