Distributed Systems Security

Author: Abhijit Belapurkar
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470751770
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How to solve security issues and problems arising in distributed systems. Security is one of the leading concerns in developing dependable distributed systems of today, since the integration of different components in a distributed manner creates new security problems and issues. Service oriented architectures, the Web, grid computing and virtualization – form the backbone of today’s distributed systems. A lens to security issues in distributed systems is best provided via deeper exploration of security concerns and solutions in these technologies. Distributed Systems Security provides a holistic insight into current security issues, processes, and solutions, and maps out future directions in the context of today’s distributed systems. This insight is elucidated by modeling of modern day distributed systems using a four-tier logical model –host layer, infrastructure layer, application layer, and service layer (bottom to top). The authors provide an in-depth coverage of security threats and issues across these tiers. Additionally the authors describe the approaches required for efficient security engineering, alongside exploring how existing solutions can be leveraged or enhanced to proactively meet the dynamic needs of security for the next-generation distributed systems. The practical issues thereof are reinforced via practical case studies. Distributed Systems Security: Presents an overview of distributed systems security issues, including threats, trends, standards and solutions. Discusses threats and vulnerabilities in different layers namely the host, infrastructure, application, and service layer to provide a holistic and practical, contemporary view of enterprise architectures. Provides practical insights into developing current-day distributed systems security using realistic case studies. This book will be of invaluable interest to software engineers, developers, network professionals and technical/enterprise architects working in the field of distributed systems security. Managers and CIOs, researchers and advanced students will also find this book insightful.

Blockchain For Distributed Systems Security

Author: Sachin S. Shetty
Editor: Wiley-IEEE Computer Society Press
ISBN: 1119519608
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AN ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO USING BLOCKCHAIN TO PROVIDE FLEXIBILITY, COST-SAVINGS, AND SECURITY TO DATA MANAGEMENT, DATA ANALYSIS, AND INFORMATION SHARING Blockchain for Distributed Systems Security contains a description of the properties that underpin the formal foundations of Blockchain technologies and explores the practical issues for deployment in cloud and Internet of Things (IoT) platforms. The authors—noted experts in the field—present security and privacy issues that must be addressed for Blockchain technologies to be adopted for civilian and military domains. The book covers a range of topics including data provenance in cloud storage, secure IoT models, auditing architecture, and empirical validation of permissioned Blockchain platforms. The book's security and privacy analysis helps with an understanding of the basics of Blockchain and it explores the quantifying impact of the new attack surfaces introduced by Blockchain technologies and platforms. In addition, the book contains relevant and current updates on the topic. This important resource: Provides an overview of Blockchain-based secure data management and storage for cloud and IoT Covers cutting-edge research findings on topics including invariant-based supply chain protection, information sharing framework, and trust worthy information federation Addresses security and privacy concerns in Blockchain in key areas, such as preventing digital currency miners from launching attacks against mining pools, empirical analysis of the attack surface of Blockchain, and more Written for researchers and experts in computer science and engineering, Blockchain for Distributed Systems Security contains the most recent information and academic research to provide an understanding of the application of Blockchain technology.

Advances In Network And Distributed Systems Security

Author: Bart De Decker
Editor: Springer
ISBN: 0306469588
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The more our society relies on electronic forms of communication, the more the security of these communication networks is essential for its well-functioning. Topics in this volume include developments in: security protocols; secure software engineering; and mobile agent security.

Recent Trends In Computer Networks And Distributed Systems Security

Author: Sabu M. Thampi
Editor: Springer
ISBN: 3642341357
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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the International Conference on Recent Trends in Computer Networks and Distributed Systems Security, held in Trivandrum, India, in October 2012. The 34 revised full papers and 8 poster presentations were carefully reviewed and selected from 112 submissions. The papers cover various topics in Computer Networks and Distributed Systems.

Recent Trends In Computer Networks And Distributed Systems Security

Author: Gregorio Martinez Perez
Editor: Springer
ISBN: 3642545254
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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Second International Conference on Security in Computer Networks and Distributed Systems, SNDS 2014, held in Trivandrum, India, in March 2014. The 32 revised full papers presented together with 9 short papers and 8 workshop papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 129 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on security and privacy in networked systems; multimedia security; cryptosystems, algorithms, primitives; system and network security; short papers. The workshop papers were presented at the following workshops: Second International Workshop on Security in Self-Organising Networks (Self Net 2014); Workshop on Multidisciplinary Perspectives in Cryptology and Information Security (CIS 2014); Second International Workshop on Trust and Privacy in Cyberspace (Cyber Trust 2014).

Distributed Systems

Author: Mrs.Shehal Kamalapur Mrs.Neeta Deshpande
Editor: Technical Publications
ISBN: 9788184314045
Size: 18,17 MB
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Introduction to distributed systems, Examples of distributed systems, Characteristics, Goals, Hardware and software concepts, Design issues, Resource sharing and the web, Challenges.System models : Introduction, Architectural model, Fundamental models and Client server models.CommunicationInterprocess communication : Message oriented communication, Stream oriented communication.Layered protocols : Lower level, Transport level and Higher-level protocols.Distributed objects : RPC and LRPC, Remote method invocation, Events and notifications.Distributed File SystemsDistributed file systems : SUN NFS, CODA, Other DS, Comparisons.Name services : Name entities, Locating mobile entities, Removing unreferenced entitiesCase studies : DNS directory, Global name service, X.500 DS. Unit IV : SynchronizationTime and global states : Clock synchronization, Logical clocks, Global state.Co-ordination : Election algorithms, Mutual exclusion, Distributed transaction.Fault ToleranceProcess resilience, Reliable client server communication, Reliable group communication, Distributed commit and recovery.Case StudiesCase studies on CORBA, Grid and Clusters.

Distributed Systems

Author: Sukumar Ghosh
Editor: CRC Press
ISBN: 1420010840
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Most applications in distributed computing center around a set of common subproblems. Distributed Systems: An Algorithmic Approach presents the algorithmic issues and necessary background theory that are needed to properly understand these challenges. Achieving a balance between theory and practice, this book bridges the gap between theoreticians and practitioners. With a set of exercises featured in each chapter, the book begins with background information that contains various interprocess communication techniques and middleware services, followed by foundational topics that cover system models, correctness criteria, and proof techniques. The book also presents numerous important paradigms in distributed systems, including logical clocks, distributed snapshots, deadlock detection, termination detection, election, and several graph algorithms. The author then addresses failures and fault-tolerance techniques in diverse applications, such as consensus, transactions, group communication, replicated data management, and self-stabilization. He concludes with an exploration of real-world issues, including distributed discrete-event simulation and security, sensor networks, and peer-to-peer networks. By covering foundational matters of distributed systems and their relationships to real-world applications, Distributed Systems provides insight into common distributed computing subproblems,

Reliable Distributed Systems

Author: Kenneth Birman
Editor: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 0387276017
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Explains fault tolerance in clear terms, with concrete examples drawn from real-world settings Highly practical focus aimed at building "mission-critical" networked applications that remain secure

Information Systems Security

Author: Sushil Jajodia
Editor: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9783540307068
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The 1st InternationalConference on Information Systems Security (ICISS 2005) was held December 19–21, 2005 at Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India. The objectives of the conference were to discuss in depth the current state of the research and practice in information systems security, enable participants to bene?tfrompersonalcontactwithotherresearchersandexpandtheirknowledge, and disseminate the research results. This volumecontains 4 invitedpapers,19refereedpapersthat werepresented at the conference, and 5 ongoing project summaries. The refereed papers, which were selected from the 72 submissions, were rigorouslyreviewed by the Program Committee members. The volume provides researcherswith a broad perspective of recent developments in information systems security. A special note of thanks goes to the many volunteers whose e?orts made this conference a success. We wish to thank Prem Chand, Ernesto Damiani, Patrick McDaniel, R. Sekar, and Vijay Varadharajan for agreeing to deliver the invited talks, the authors for their worthy contributions, and the referees for their time and e?ort in reviewing the papers. We are grateful to Arun Majumdar and Aditya Bagchi for serving as the General Chairs. Last, but certainly not least, our thanks go to Vijay Kowtha of the U.S. O?ce ofNaval ResearchGlobal and MichaelCheetham of the INDO-US Science & Technology Forum for providing the generous ?nancial support.

E Business And Distributed Systems Handbook

Author: Amjad Umar
Editor: nge solutions, inc
ISBN: 9780972741415
Size: 10,78 MB
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"This is overview of an extensive handbook that systematically discusses how to translate e-business strategies to working solutions by using the latest distributed computing technologies. This module of the handbook paints the big picture of the Next Generation Real-time Enterprises with numerous case studies to highlight the key points. "