Cyber attacks analysis using decision tree technique for improving cyber situational awareness

POURNOURI, S., AKHGAR, Babak and BAYERL, Petra Saskia (2016). Cyber attacks analysis using decision tree technique for improving cyber situational awareness. In: JAHANKHANI, Hamid, CARLILE, Alex, EMM, David, HOSSEINIAN-FAR, Amin, BROWN, Guy, SEXTON, Graham and JAMAL, Arshad, (eds.) Global security, safety and sustainability : the security challenges of the connected world. Communications in computer and information science (630). Springer, 155-172.

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Cyber Security experts are trying to find solutions to prevent cyber-attacks and one of the main solutions is improving cyber situational awareness which leads to an extensive overview of the current situation in cyber space and gives prediction ability to managers to prevent future cyber threats. In this paper we aim to improve cyber situational awareness by analysing past cyber incidents in 2015 and for this purpose Open Source Intelligence has been chosen as main source of initial dataset and also Decision tree method has been used as a classification technique and a predictive approach in order to analyse the data.

Item Type: Book Section
Additional Information: Paper from the 11th International Conference, ICGS3 2017, London, UK, January 18-20, 2017. ISSN: 1865-0929
Research Institute, Centre or Group - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Cultural Communication and Computing Research Institute > Communication and Computing Research Centre
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Page Range: 155-172
Depositing User: Margaret Boot
Date Deposited: 02 Feb 2017 11:45
Last Modified: 11 Jan 2023 15:01

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