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Inferring Internet Denial-of-Service Activity David Moore
 

Summary: Inferring Internet Denial-of-Service Activity
David Moore
CAIDA
San Diego Supercomputer Center
University of California, San Diego
dmoore@caida.org
Geoffrey M. Voelker and Stefan Savage
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
University of California, San Diego

voelker,savageĦ @cs.ucsd.edu
Abstract
In this paper, we seek to answer a simple question: "How
prevalent are denial-of-service attacks in the Internet to-
day?". Our motivation is to understand quantitatively the
nature of the current threat as well as to enable longer-
term analyses of trends and recurring patterns of attacks.
We present a new technique, called "backscatter anal-
ysis", that provides an estimate of worldwide denial-of-
service activity. We use this approach on three week-long

  

Source: Akella, Aditya - Department of Computer Sciences, University of Wisconsin at Madison
California at San Diego, University of - San Diego Supercomputer Center, Cooperative Association for Internet Data Analysis (CAIDA Group
Paxson, Vern - ICIR, ICSI Center for Internet Research
Savage, Stefan - Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of California at San Diego
Xu, Shouhuai - Department of Computer Science, University of Texas at San Antonio

 

Collections: Computer Technologies and Information Sciences