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LATEST ARTICLES

Symposium

Big data: big data, digitization, and social change

by Jeffrey Johnson, Peter Denning, David Sousa-Rodrigues, Kemal A. Delic

Cyber-attacks and breaches are often detected too late to avoid damage. In this article we examine the ability of redundancy-based anomaly detectors to recognize some high-risk and difficult to detect attacks on web servers. We discuss practical relevance of the approach in the context of providing high-assurance Web-services that may belong to autonomous IoT applications and devices. ...


Interview

The changing culture of computer science: an interview with Marianne Winslett, part 2

Interviewed by Richard T. Snodgrass

Cyber-attacks and breaches are often detected too late to avoid damage. In this article we examine the ability of redundancy-based anomaly detectors to recognize some high-risk and difficult to detect attacks on web servers. We discuss practical relevance of the approach in the context of providing high-assurance Web-services that may belong to autonomous IoT applications and devices. ...



department

How to say what you mean and mean what you say

October 2017
by Philip Yaffe

Cyber-attacks and breaches are often detected too late to avoid damage. In this article we examine the ability of redundancy-based anomaly detectors to recognize some high-risk and difficult to detect attacks on web servers. We discuss practical relevance of the approach in the context of providing high-assurance Web-services that may belong to autonomous IoT applications and devices. ...


Interview

Art Scott and Michael Frank on energy-efficient computing

September 2017
Interviewed by Ted G. Lewis

Cyber-attacks and breaches are often detected too late to avoid damage. In this article we examine the ability of redundancy-based anomaly detectors to recognize some high-risk and difficult to detect attacks on web servers. We discuss practical relevance of the approach in the context of providing high-assurance Web-services that may belong to autonomous IoT applications and devices. ...