Tag Archives: network traffic

new talk “Digging in to Ground Truth in Network Measurements” at the TMA PhD School 2017

John Heidemann gave the talk “Digging in to Ground Truth in Network Measurements” at the TMA PhD School 2017 in Dublin, Ireland on June 19, 2017.  Slides are available at https://www.isi.edu/~johnh/PAPERS/Heidemann17c.pdf. From the abstract: New network measurements are great–you can learn … Continue reading

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mtracecap: New utility for multi-point capture released

mtracecap v0.1 (beta) has been released (available at https://ant.isi.edu/software/mtracecap/index.html) This tool is designed to capture packets from multiple sources and write its output to a single file.  Its build requires a local install of libtrace library (version 4.0 or older) … Continue reading

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new talk “Distributed Denial-of-Service: What Datasets Can Help?” at ACSAC 2016

John Heidemann gave the talk “Distributed Denial-of-Service: What Datasets Can Help?” at ACSAC 2016 in Universal City, California, USA on December 7, 2016.  Slides are available at http://www.isi.edu/~johnh/PAPERS/Heidemann16d.pdf. From the abstract: Distributed Denial-of-Service attacks are continuing threat to the Internet. … Continue reading

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new conference paper “Anycast vs. DDoS: Evaluating the November 2015 Root DNS Event” in IMC 2016

The paper “Anycast vs. DDoS: Evaluating the November 2015 Root DNS Event” will appear at ACM Internet Measurement Conference in November 2016 in Santa Monica, California, USA. (available at http://www.isi.edu/~weilan/PAPER/IMC2016camera.pdf) From the abstract: Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attacks continue to be a major threat in … Continue reading

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new software dnsanon_rssac

We have released version 1.3 of dnsanon_rssac on 2016-06-13, a tool that processes DNS data seen in packet captures (typcally pcap format) to generate RSSAC-002 statistics reports. Our tool is at https://ant.isi.edu/software/dnsanon_rssac/index.html, with a description at https://ant.isi.edu/software/dnsanon_rssac/README.html .  Our tool builds on … Continue reading

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new workshop paper “BotDigger: Detecting DGA Bots in a Single Network” in TMA 2016

The paper “BotDigger: Detecting DGA Bots in a Single Network” has appeared at the TMA Workshop on April 8, 2016 in Louvain La Neuve, Belgium (available at http://www.cs.colostate.edu/~hanzhang/papers/BotDigger-TMA16.pdf). The code of BotDigger is available on GitHub at: https://github.com/hanzhang0116/BotDigger From the abstract: To improve the … Continue reading

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new talk “New Opportunities for Research and Experiments in Internet Naming And Identification” at the AIMS Workshop

John Heidemann gave the talk “New Opportunities for Research and Experiments in Internet Naming And Identification” at the AIMS 2016 workshop at CAIDA, La Jolla, California on February 11, 2016.  Slides are available at http://www.isi.edu/~johnh/PAPERS/Heidemann16a.pdf. From the abstract: DNS is … Continue reading

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new technical report “BotDigger: Detecting DGA Bots in a Single Network”

We have released a new technical report “BotDigger: Detecting DGA Bots in a Single Network”, CS-16-101, available at http://www.cs.colostate.edu/~hanzhang/papers/BotDigger-techReport.pdf The code of BotDigger is available on GitHub at: https://github.com/hanzhang0116/BotDigger From the abstract: To improve the resiliency of communication between bots and C&C … Continue reading

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new conference paper “Measuring the Latency and Pervasiveness of TLS Certificate Revocation” in PAM 2016

The paper “Measuring the Latency and Pervasiveness of TLS Certificate Revocation” will appear at Passive and Active Measurements Conference in March 2016 in Heraklion, Crete, Greece  (available at http://www.isi.edu/~liangzhu/papers/Zhu16a.pdf) From the abstract: Today, Transport-Layer Security (TLS) is the bedrock of Internet security … Continue reading

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new workshop paper “Privacy Principles for Sharing Cyber Security Data” in IWPE 15

The paper “Privacy Principles for Sharing Cyber Security Data” (available at https://www.isi.edu/~calvin/papers/Fisk15a.pdf) will appear at the International Workshop on Privacy Engineering (co-located with IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy) on May 21, 2015 in San Jose, California. From the abstract: … Continue reading

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