Category Archives: Network Security

Security BSides Athens 2016, Greece

I am pleased to announce that the Information Security Research Group is a proud community supporter of the effort being put into organising the Security BSides Athens 2016 in Greece held on the Saturday, 25 June 2016. More information about the event can be found … Continue reading

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Stonesoft’s Evader 0.9.8.557 modifications for testing AETs against IPSs

Stonesoft’s Evader 0.9.8.557 (http://evader.stonesoft.com/) is a testing tool for Advanced Evasion Techniques. It includes a test framework for evasions that cover MS-RPC with Conficker and HTTP with phpBB viewtopic.php vulnerabilities. We have played around with the automated attack system known … Continue reading

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eduroam – avoid galmstudent AP (updated)

We have noticed that glamstudent authentication portal on the University’s wireless systems has an expired SSL certificate. We have been advised by LCSS Helpdesk to make use of the new system known as eduroam. Due to the fact that there … Continue reading

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Spring(er) collection on Computer and Network Security

Spring collection… ? more like a collection of interesting books from Springer on Computer and Network Security. Network Intrusion Detection and Prevention http://www.springer.com/computer/security+and+cryptology/book/978-0-387-88770-8 Moving Target Defense http://www.springer.com/computer/security+and+cryptology/book/978-1-4614-0976-2 Insider Threats in Cyber Security http://www.springer.com/computer/security+and+cryptology/book/978-1-4419-7132-6 Spyware and Adware http://www.springer.com/computer/security+and+cryptology/book/978-0-387-77740-5 Cyber Situational Awareness … Continue reading

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How serious and consequential any one failure would be?

Reading the article about Japan’s Nuclear reactors[1] and the issues the country is now facing because of a number of critical failures that occurred; with this post I would just like to point out how this, in a similar fashion, … Continue reading

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Increase of Cyber attacks

Cyber attacks are on the increase. Not just because I say so, it is a fact [1,2,3]. Cyber criminals are turning to the virtual world and usually the figures demonstrate their success in doing so. Some countries are even thinking of having … Continue reading

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2x PhD Studentships in Cyberwarfare

The ISRG group has two PhD Studentships out, apply before the deadline on the 30 September 2010. PhD Studentship – Awareness in a CNO Situational Environment http://inform.glam.ac.uk/jobs/details/783/ PhD Studentship – Cyberwarfare Operations http://inform.glam.ac.uk/jobs/details/784/

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Expire my data

Like milk, when data is stored in our refrigerated data storage facilities it should have an expiration date. Imagine a milk that degraded in your fridge and disappeared after the expiration date. The perfect solution to taking out the trash … Continue reading

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Research PhD Studentship

Network Attack Impact Analysis and Counter Measure Deployment via the Application of Behavioural Engines University of Glamorgan – Faculty of Advanced Technology Programme of Research: Behavioural engines are a new and more effective approach than the traditional, large, rule-based engines. … Continue reading

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PhD Studentship

PhD Studentship Job Reference No. PhD FAT2 Salary: Stipend of £20,000 per year, minimum. Plus payment of enrolment fees Closing Date: December 13, 2009 Interview Date: PM Wednesday 16/12/09 Terms: Permanent Job Type: Support Staff Job Class: External Location: Treforest … Continue reading

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