Effectiveness and Impact Measurements of a Diversification Based Moving Target Defense

  • Manel SmineEmail author
  • Nora Cuppens
  • Frédéric Cuppens
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11391)


Moving Target Defense techniques have been proposed to increase uncertainty and apparent complexity for attackers. In this paper, we first study the related work on quantification effectiveness and the impact of a diversification based MTD techniques. Then, we propose a new model that relies mainly on the knowledge that the adversary has about the target system to compute the effectiveness and the impact and also to figure out the optimal MTD diversification of a target system.


Moving Target Defense Effectiveness and impact quantification Optimal diversification 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.IMT AtlantiqueBrestFrance

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