Browse Dissertations and Theses - Electrical and Computer Engineering by Contributor "Bailey, Michael D"

  • Estrada, Zachary (2016-10-17)
    While one always works to prevent attacks and failures, they are inevitable and situational awareness is key to taking appropriate action. Monitoring plays an integral role in ensuring reliability and security of computing ...

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  • Kumar, Rakesh (2019-11-27)
    The operational integrity of the infrastructure systems is critical for a nation state’s economic and security interests. Such systems rely on automation to perform complex control tasks to avoid malfunction caused by human ...

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  • Clark, Eric James (2018-07-19)
    Since the widespread adoption of the internet, computer security has become one of the primary concerns of computer systems engineers, who are often faced with a choice between increased performance and stronger security ...

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  • Latimer, Mika (2017-12-11)
    As software systems grow in complexity, they become difficult to manage. This applies to both developers, who must maintain the code, and users, who must decide when to accept updates. A software patch intended to fix one ...

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  • Wang, Zhengping (2018-02-01)
    Certificate Authorities (CAs) are responsible for delegating trust in the TLS Public Key Infrastructure (PKI). Unfortunately, there is a long history of CAs abusing this responsibility, either due to negligence or in some ...

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  • Murali, Siddharth (2018-07-19)
    The historic rise of blockchain-based cryptocurrencies to over $327 billion in market capitalization has sparked significant research efforts studying their reliability, performance, and security. Bitcoin, the highest ...

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