Detection and prevention of distributed denial of services attacks by collaborative effort of software agents, first prototype implementation
Shafiq, Mohammed O. , Ali, Arshad , Ahmed, Ejaz, Ahmed, Hafiz F. , & Suguri, Hiroki (2005) Detection and prevention of distributed denial of services attacks by collaborative effort of software agents, first prototype implementation. In Parallel and Distributed Computing and Networks : Proceedings of the 23rd IASTED International Multi Conference on Applied Informatics, IASTED, Innsbruck, Austria.
Distributed Denial of Services DDoS, attacks has become one of the biggest threats for resources over Internet. Purpose of these attacks is to make servers deny from providing services to legitimate users. These attacks are also used for occupying media bandwidth. Currently intrusion detection systems can just detect the attacks but cannot prevent / track the location of intruders. Some schemes also prevent the attacks by simply discarding attack packets, which saves victim from attack, but still network bandwidth is wasted. In our opinion, DDoS requires a distributed solution to save wastage of resources. The paper, presents a system that helps us not only in detecting such attacks but also helps in tracing and blocking (to save the bandwidth as well) the multiple intruders using Intelligent Software Agents. The system gives dynamic response and can be integrated with the existing network defense systems without disturbing existing Internet model. We have implemented an agent based networking monitoring system in this regard.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Keywords:||DDoS, Software Agents|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > TECHNOLOGY (100000) > COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES (100500) > Computer Communications Networks (100503)|
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology|
Past > Institutes > Information Security Institute
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2005 [please consult the authors]|
|Deposited On:||02 Aug 2010 09:08|
|Last Modified:||11 Aug 2011 03:40|
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