AuthorsK. Hole
TitleDiversity Reduces the Impact of Malware
AfilliationSimula@UiB, Communication Systems
StatusPublished
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2015
JournalIEEE Security & Privacy
Volume13
Issue3
Pagination48-54
PublisherIEEE
Other NumbersDOI: 10.1109/MSP.2013.48
Keywordsinfectious outbreaks, internal diversity, Internet networks, malware-halting technique, serious malware spreading, software diversity
Abstract

Many Internet networks have limited internal diversity, making them vulnerable to serious malware spreading. A proposed malware-halting technique that uses software diversity can halt infectious outbreaks on these networks.