Theses and Dissertations
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Attributes and machine learning for fragment identification and malware analysis
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2014-09)
This study applies machine learning techniques and novel statistical features for two important classification problems in secure computing: malware detection and file fragment type identification. We observe combinations ...
An analysis of hardware-assisted virtual machine based rootkits
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2014-06)
The use of virtual machine (VM) technology has expanded rapidly since AMD and Intel implemented hardware-assisted virtualization in their respective x86 architectures. These new capabilities have resulted in a corresponding ...