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Human, Organizational, and Technological Factors of IT Security / Kirstie Hawkey ; David Botta ; Kasia Muldner ; Rodrigo Werlinger ; et al [LERSSE-RefConfPaper-2008-024]
This paper describes the HOT Admin research project, which is investigating the human, organizational, and technological factors of IT security from the perspective of security practitioners. [...]
Published in Hawkey, K., Botta, D., Muldner, K., Werlinger, R., Gagne, A., Beznosov, K., "Human, Organizational, and Technological Factors of IT Security" In CHI’08 extended abstract on Human factors in computing systems, pages 3639–3644, Florence, Italy, 2008.:
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Investigating User Account Control Practices / Sara Motiee ; Kirstie Hawkey ; Konstantin Beznosov [LERSSE-POSTER-2010-004]
Non-administrator user accounts and the user account control (UAC) approach of Windows Vista are two practical solutions to limit the damage of malware infection [...]
Published in Sara Motiee, Kirstie Hawkey and Konstantin Beznosov. Investigating User Account Control Practices. In Proceedings of the 28th international Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems (Atlanta, GA, USA, April 10 - 15, 2010). ACM, New York, NY, 6 pages.:
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Design and Analysis of a Social Botnet / Yazan Boshmaf ; Ildar Muslukhov ; Konstantin Beznosov ; Matei Ripeanu [LERSSE-RefJnlPaper-2012-002]
Online Social Networks (OSNs) have attracted millions of active users and have become an integral part of today's Web ecosystem. [...]
Published in Yazan Boshmaf, Ildar Muslukhov, Konstantin Beznosov, Matei Ripeanu. Design and Analysis of a Social Botnet. Elsevier Journal of Computer Network - Special Issue on Botnets, 2012.:
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Key Challenges in Defending Against Malicious Socialbots / Yazan Boshmaf ; Ildar Muslukhov ; Konstantin Beznosov ; Matei Ripeanu [LERSSE-PRESENTATION-2012-001]
The ease with which we adopt online personas and relationships has created a soft spot that cyber criminals are willing to exploit. [...]
Published in Usenix 5th Workshop on Large-scale Exploits and Emerging Threats (LEET'12), San Jose, CA, USA.:
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Key Challenges in Defending Against Malicious Socialbots / Yazan Boshmaf ; Ildar Muslukhov ; Konstantin Beznosov ; Matei Ripeanu [LERSSE-RefConfPaper-2012-002]
The ease with which we adopt online personas and relationships has created a soft spot that cyber criminals are willing to exploit. [...]
Published in Yazan Boshmaf, Ildar Muslukhov, Konstantin Beznosov, Matei Ripeanu. Key challenges in defending against malicious socialbots. In Proceedings of the 5th USENIX workshop on Large-scale exploits and emergent threats, LEET'12, Berkeley, CA, USA. USENIX Association.:
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The Socialbot Network: Are Social Botnets Possible? / Yazan Boshmaf ; Ildar Muslukhov ; Konstantin Beznosov ; Matei Ripeanu [LERSSE-etc-2012-001]
In this invited piece at the ACM Interactions Magazine, we briefly describe our research into the use, impact, and implications of socialbots on Facebook..
Published in Article by Tim Hwang, Ian Pearce, and Max Nanis. Socialbots: voices from the fronts. In ACM Interactions 19, 2 (March 2012). Piece by Yazan Boshmaf, Ildar Muslukhov, Konstantin Beznosov, Matei Ripeanu. The Socialbot Network: Are Social Botnets Possible?:
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The Socialbot Network: When Bots Socialize for Fame and Money / Yazan Boshmaf ; Ildar Muslukhov ; Konstantin Beznosov ; Matei Ripeanu [LERSSE-REPORT-2012-001]
Online Social Networks (OSNs) have attracted millions of active users and have become an integral part of today's Web ecosystem. [...]
Published in Yazan Boshmaf, Ildar Muslukhov, Konstantin Beznosov, and Matei Ripeanu. The socialbot network: when bots socialize for fame and money. In Proceedings of the 27th Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC'11), December 2011:
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Improving Malicious URL Re-Evaluation Scheduling Through an Empirical Study of Malware Download Centers / Kyle Zeeuwen ; Matei Ripeanu ; Konstantin Beznosov [LERSSE-RefConfPaper-2011-003]
The retrieval and analysis of malicious content is an essential task for security researchers. [...]
Published in K. Zeeuwen, M. Ripeanu, K. Beznosov, “Improving Malicious URL Re-Evaluation Scheduling Through an Empirical Study of Malware Download Centers”. WebQuality Workshop 2011, March 28, 2011.:
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[POSTER] The Socialbot Network: When Bots Socialize for Fame and Money / Yazan Boshmaf ; Ildar Muslukhov ; Konstantin Beznosov ; Matei Ripeanu [LERSSE-POSTER-2011-002]
Online Social Networks (OSNs) have become an integral part of today's Web. [...]
Published in Yazan Boshmaf, Ildar Muslukhov, Konstantin Beznosov, and Matei Ripeanu. The socialbot network: when bots socialize for fame and money. In the Poster Session of the 20th USENIX Conference on Security (SEC'11), August 2011.:
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The Socialbot Network: When Bots Socialize for Fame and Money / Yazan Boshmaf ; Ildar Muslukhov ; Konstantin Beznosov ; Matei Ripeanu [258] [LERSSE-RefConfPaper-2011-008]
Online Social Networks (OSNs) have become an integral part of today's Web. [...]
Published in Yazan Boshmaf, Ildar Muslukhov, Konstantin Beznosov, and Matei Ripeanu. The socialbot network: when bots socialize for fame and money. In Proceedings of the 27th Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC'11), December 2011. For the technical report, please refer to http://lersse-dl.ece.ubc.ca/record/272:
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