Saturday, 27 September 2014

3rd PRSG meeting at BITS Hyd

The 3rd Project Review & Steering Group (PRSG) meeting of the project "Automated Detection of Security & Privacy Threats" took place at BITS-Pilani, Hyderabad Campus on 27th September 2014. The meeting was attended by all PRSG members, Dr. Lakshmi from C-DAC, the Principal Investigators (Dr. Hota and Abhishek) along with Research Scholars- Jagan and Pratik, and the student members- Prasenjeet, Kavya, Robin and Sudheer. 

The PRSG reviewed last one year's progress of the project. The research team made the demonstrations of their work in the area of Host-based Detection Approaches for P2P traffic, Conversation-based for P2P Botnet Detection, Botnet C&C over WhatsApp, etc.

Saturday, 13 September 2014

Our paper accepted at the EURASIP Journal on Information Security

Our paper, "PeerShark: Flow-clustering and conversation-generation for malicious peer-to-peer traffic identification" has been accepted for publication in the EURASIP Journal on Information Security. The preliminary version of this work was published in the IEEE Security & Privacy Workshops 2014 (co-located with the 35th IEEE Security & Privacy Symposium), and the extended version was invited for submission to a special issue of this journal.

Authors: Pratik Narang, Chittaranjan Hota and Venkat Venkatakrishnan (UIC)