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A survey on malware propagation, analysis, and detection


Damshenas, Mohsen and Dehghantanha, Ali and Mahmod, Ramlan (2013) A survey on malware propagation, analysis, and detection. International Journal of Cyber-Security and Digital Forensics, 2 (4). pp. 10-29. ISSN 2305-0012


Lately, a new kind of war takes place between the security community and malicious software developers, the security specialists use all possible techniques, methods and strategies to stop and remove the threats while the malware developers utilize new types of malwares that bypass implemented security features. In this study we closely looked into malware, to understand the definition, types, propagation of malware, and detecting/defending mechanisms in order to contribute to the process of protection and security enhancement.

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Item Type: Article
Divisions: Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology
Publisher: The Society of Digital Information and Wireless Communications
Keywords: Malware; Propagation; Detection; Honeypot; Obfuscation; Privacy
Depositing User: Nurul Ainie Mokhtar
Date Deposited: 15 May 2015 05:15
Last Modified: 08 Oct 2015 07:25
URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/30628
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