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Crimeware Swindling without Virtual Machines

Pappas, Vasileios; Bowen, Brian M.; Keromytis, Angelos D.

In previous work, we introduced a bait-injection system designed to delude and detect crimeware by forcing it to reveal itself during the exploitation of captured information. Although effective as a technique, our original system was practically limited, as it was implemented in a personal VM environment. In this paper, we investigate how to extend our system by applying it to personal workstation environments. Adapting our system to such a different environment reveals a number of challenging issues, such as scalability, portability, and choice of physical communication means. We provide implementation details and we evaluate the effectiveness of our new architecture.

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Information Security: 13th International Conference, ISC 2010: Boca Raton, FL, USA, October 25-28, 2010: Revised Selected Papers
Publisher
Springer
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-18178-8_17

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Computer Science
Series
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 6531
Published Here
August 8, 2011
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