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Real-Time Intrusion Detection in Ubiquitous Networks with a String-Based Approach

  • Bo Zhou
  • Qi Shi
  • Madjid Merabti
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3983)

Abstract

In this paper we introduce the detection details and experimental results of our proposed Service-oriented and User-centric Intrusion Detection System (SUIDS). SUIDS is designed for ubiquitous computing environments like a smart home/office. It adopts a novel auditing mechanism and flexible system architecture to meet the special requirements of ubiquitous networks. Specifically, the paper shows how a string-based method is used in a user profile to represent the user’s short-term behavior in due course; and how an appropriate string length and threshold value are determined in order to balance the system’s false alarm rate and detection effectiveness. As a result, SUIDS achieve real-time intrusion detection in ubiquitous networks with a lightweight and adaptable detection model.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bo Zhou
    • 1
  • Qi Shi
    • 1
  • Madjid Merabti
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Computing and Mathematical SciencesLiverpool John Moores UniversityLiverpoolUnited Kingdom

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