Fighting Internet Worms With Honeypots

by Laurent Oudot Sept. 1, 2017 via Symantec

This paper will evaluate the usefulness of using honeypots to fight Internet worms. The first part of the article will discuss some background information on worms and their ubiquity, then move on to discuss some of the interesting interactive functions of honeypots. Finally, we will study how a honeypot framework can be used to fight off Internet worms and even perform a counterattack, before we conclude with some future perspectives.

2flash 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Well-documented and nicely written! It was a pleasure reading it!