Accession Number:

ADA439916

Title:

Automated Diversity in Computer Systems

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept.

Corporate Author:

NEW MEXICO UNIV ALBUQUERQUE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2005-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

99.0

Abstract:

Attackers penetrate a large number of computers by exploiting common vulnerabilities. The objective of this effort is to address this internet-wide weakness by introducing diversity into computers so that a successful attack on one computer does not necessarily work on another one, even though it may be running identical software.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Computer Systems
  • Computer Systems Management and Standards

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE