CS 450/650 Fundamentals of Integrated Computer Security
Project (Step 1) : Malicious Code Survey
Due on Monday, Mar 28 at 11:00 am
Research malicious codes and provide a detailed analysis of an attack mechanism on user privacy.
Your discussion should include a background section and discussion of the specific malicious code.
Your report may address
Deliverable: at least 1500 word (approximately 3 page) paper with your discussion.
- the system/problem and its importance
- the challenges in the privacy protection
- the motivation for the attack mechanism
- the main results of the earlier work (paper, tech blog, etc.)
- your critical assessment of the work
- whether the author makes reasonable assumptions
What to turn in:
A report should be uploaded to WebCT.