Large-scale compromise of Internet hosts: botnets & worms; criminalization of Internet attacks; "underground economy". Network intrusion detection/prevention: application analysis, high performance, hardware & multicore support, evasion, resource management, operational deployment, forensics, inter-site coordination. Censorship and illicit surveillance. Network troubleshooting. Characterization of enterprise traffic. Network trace anonymization and mediated analysis.
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Three faculty members have been selected as 2016-17 Signatures Innovation Fellows, receiving as much as $100,000 per year each for up to two years to pursue commercially promising data science and software projects.