Tag Archives: Angelos Stavrou

Shuffling May Be Best Cybersecurity Defense

March 22, 2016

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A team of George Mason researchers proposes a “moving-target” defense against distributed denial-of-service attacks. The defense works by repeatedly shuffling client-to-server assignments to identify and eventually quarantine malicious clients. Denial-of-service attacks, which work by overwhelming a target system thereby forcing it to shut down and deny service to legitimate users, are increasing in severity as […]

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Securing the Internet of “Things”

November 16, 2015

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Dr. Angelos Stavrou of George Mason University talks about security considerations for the emerging internet of things in a presentation sponsored by TechTarget and ISACA. Learn more about cyber security programs at George Mason University at cyber.gmu.edu.

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Korea Awards Cyber Security Defense Grant to Mason Professors

May 18, 2015

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Angelos Stavrou, director of Mason’s Center for Assurance Research and Engineering in the Volgenau School of Engineering, and J.P. Auffret, director of the MS in Management of Secure Information Systems at the School of Business recently received a $268,000 grant from the Korea Agency for Defense Development (ADD) for a new cyber security consulting project. […]

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Korea Awards Cyber Security Defense Grant to Mason Professors

May 11, 2015

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Angelos Stavrou, director of Mason’s Center for Assurance Research and Engineering in the Volgenau School of Engineering, and J.P. Auffret, director of the MS in Management of Secure Information Systems at the School of Business recently received a $268,000 grant from the Korea Agency for Defense Development (ADD) for a new cyber security consulting project. […]

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9 Cybersecurity Strategies and Insights

May 7, 2015

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A partnership among George Mason University, IBM, and the National Science Foundation (NSF) has produced new research and strategic insights into cybersecurity threats and cybersecurity strategies for risk management. Key cybersecurity strategies and insights the research unveiled: Industry would like to have one government entity to connect with on cybersecurity issues. Currently, depending on circumstances, an […]

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