Software Engineering Institute | Carnegie Mellon University
Software Engineering Institute | Carnegie Mellon University

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ALTernatives to Signatures (ALTS)

  • Abstract

    This report by the CERT Coordination Center, part of Carnegie Mellon University's Software Engineering Institute, presents the results of a study of non-signature-based approaches to detecting malicious activity in computer network traffic. Our results are based on a survey of the academic literature on anomaly detection (AD) and interviews with personnel from security operations centers at organizations in key sectors.

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