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DDoS Testbed

  • D. Schmidt
  • S. M. Shalinie
Chapter

Abstract

Testing for denial of service vulnerabilities, the effects of attacks and mitigation strategies all require the construction of a dedicated testbed facility. Although the tools for launching such attacks are widely available, for example the Stacheldraht, Trinoo and Phatbot tools [15, p. 87], and although the attacks themselves are well understood, the simulation on a small scale in the laboratory of a large and complex system (the Internet) is fraught with difficulty.

Keywords

Virtual Machine Physical Machine Traffic Source Background Traffic Simple Network Management Protocol 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Information Security InstituteQueensland University of TechnologyBrisbaneAustralia
  2. 2.Thiagarajar College of EngineeringMaduraiIndia

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