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.



Abstract


Introduction

  • The original purpose of internet (papaer form DCN2)


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


Security issue in detail


Privacy

  • 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


Protection

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




Conlcusion