Friday, August 15, 2008

Security Research Paper outline

This paper will not talk about the detail under the hood but provide wide range of security vanerbility information and also provide some tips on how to protect and increase individual scurity awareness.



  • The original purpose of internet (papaer form DCN2)

Some example of current security issue --> give some statistics

Security issue in detail


  • Adware, spyware, Tojans horse, Rootkid
  • ISP
  • Email (PGP) SSL, VPN, --> talk about use some name, but dictionary attack
  • IE Problem --active X
  • Password

Attacks --> google hack

  • DoS
  • DDoS
  • Bufferoverflow
  • Packet sniffer
  • Port scanning

Why security is an issue?
There's no 100% secure application


  • Firewall --> talk about window xp sp2
  • Anti-virus
  • Password
  • VMware as sandbox