Don't Wait to be Breached! Creating Asymmetric Uncertainty of Cloud Applications via Moving Target Defenses

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Torkura, Kennedy A.; Meinel, Christoph; Kratzke, Nane;
  • Subject: Computer Science - Distributed, Parallel, and Cluster Computing | Computer Science - Systems and Control | Computer Science - Networking and Internet Architecture | Computer Science - Cryptography and Security

Cloud applications expose - besides service endpoints - also potential or actual vulnerabilities. Therefore, cloud security engineering efforts focus on hardening the fortress walls but seldom assume that attacks may be successful. At least against zero-day exploits, th... View more
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