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van der Wagen, Wytske (author), Pieters, W. (author)
Victims are often conceptualized as single, human and static entities with certain risk factors that make them more vulnerable and attractive for offenders. This framework is challenged by emerging forms of high-tech cybercrime, such as ransomware, botnets and virtual theft, in which the offender targets a composite of human, technical and...
journal article 2018
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Kamoen, Sille (author)
The number of Internet of Things devices, small low-powered devices with internet connectivity, is undergoing strong growth. As connected devices become the standard, more types of devices are connected to home networks and made accessible from the Internet for convenience. As IoT devices are widely deployed in mass numbers, they can be easily...
master thesis 2018
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Jaspers Focks, Thijmen (author), van Veltom, Harvey (author), Wigmore, Viktor (author), Nguyen, Wing (author)
As the amount of digital content being shared is increasing, the need for a privacy protecting and resilient method of file sharing grows. New copyright law proposals are suggesting that governments and corporations are attempting to claim control over the use of the internet. As these new laws may lead to restrictions in digital content sharing...
bachelor thesis 2018
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Heijligers, Jaap (author), van den Berg, René (author), Hoppenbrouwer, Mitchell (author)
Throughout this project two components have been created: Cloudomate and
PlebNet. Cloudomate is a program that can purchase virtual private servers (VPS)
from a number of providers with Bitcoin, it is accessed through a command line
interface and published as Python library. PlebNet is the implementation of an
autonomous self...
bachelor thesis 2017
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Asghari, H. (author)
Research in the field of information security economics has clarified how attacker and defender incentives affect cybersecurity. It has also highlighted the role of intermediaries in strengthening cybersecurity. Intermediaries are organizations and firms that provide the Internet’s infrastructure and platforms. This dissertation looks at how...
doctoral thesis 2016
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Hammerschmidt, C.A. (author), Marchal, Samuel (author), State, Radu (author), Pellegrino, G. (author), Verwer, S.E. (author)
The task of network traffic monitoring has evolved drastically with the ever-increasing amount of data flowing in large scale networks. The automated analysis of this tremendous source of information often comes with using simpler models on aggregated data (e.g. IP flow records) due to time and space constraints. A step towards utilizing IP flow...
conference paper 2016
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Burghouwt, P. (author)
Botnets play an important role in modern Internet-related cybercrime. A botnet consists of a group of infected computers, referred to as bots. The bots are remotely controlled and deployed in malicious activities, such as DDoS attacks, spam, and espionage. Clever design of the botnet C&C (Command and Control) infrastructure, combined with the...
doctoral thesis 2015
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Tajalizadehkhoob, S.T. (author), Asghari, H. (author), Ganan, C. (author), Van Eeten, M.J.G. (author)
conference paper 2014
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Spruit, E.J.F. (author)
Cyber-crime is a large problem for society. OftenA botnet is used to for cybercrime. An infected machine is infected with a bot, this bot communicates with its controller. Other machines are infected with the same bot, which communicates with the same controller. These infected machines together form a zombie army of machines: the botnet. It is...
master thesis 2014
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Lone, Q.B. (author), Moreira Moura, G.C. (author), Van Eeten, M.J.G. (author)
ISPs form a centralized point to control botnet infections. However, they do not have enough incentives to invest in mitigation of botnets. In this paper, we propose an approach based on comparative metrics to incentivize ISPs to mitigate botnets.
conference paper 2014
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Asghari, H. (author)
master thesis 2010
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