• A Survey of Automated Information Exchange Mechanisms Among CERTs 

      Yamin, Muhammad Mudassar; Katt, Basel (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Nowadays innovative computer related exploits are released every single day, which makes researching about those exploits a significant task. A CERT (Computer Emergency Response Team) is an expert group that is responsible ...
    • Cyber Ranges and Security Testbeds: Scenarios, Functions, Tools and Architecture 

      Yamin, Muhammad Mudassar; Katt, Basel; Gkioulos, Vasileios (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      The first line of defense against cyber threats and cyber crimes is to be aware and get ready, e.g., through cyber security training. Training can have two forms, the first is directed towards security professionals and ...
    • Cyber Weapons Storage Mechanisms 

      Yamin, Muhammad Mudassar; Katt, Basel; Kianpour, Mazaher (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      In this paper, the current status of the art of cyber weapon storage methods and related processes are reviewed with particular reference to the safe guards present in storage of cyber weapons and contingency planning in ...
    • Detecting Windows Based Exploit Chains by Means of Event Correlation and Process Monitoring 

      Yamin, Muhammad Mudassar; Katt, Basel; Gkioulos, Vasileios (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      This article presents a novel algorithm for the detection of exploit chains in a Windows based environment. An exploit chain is a group of exploits that executes synchronously, in order to achieve the system exploitation. ...
    • Ethical Problems and Legal Issues in Development and Usage Autonomous Adversaries in Cyber Domain 

      Yamin, Muhammad Mudassar; Katt, Basel (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      An autonomous adversaries in cyber domain are new type of adversaries present in a cyber security exercise. Traditionally, adversaries in cyber security exercises are human who perform the roles of attackers and defenders. ...
    • Implementation of Insider Threat Detection System Using Honeypot Based Sensors and Threat Analytics 

      Yamin, Muhammad Mudassar; Katt, Basel; Sattar, Kashif; Bin Ahmed, Maaz (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      An organization is a combination of vision, technology and employees. The well being of organization is directly associated with the honesty of its workers. However, an organization is also threatened by misuse of information ...