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Issue No.02 - March-April (2013 vol.11)
pp: 83-88
Sergey Bratus , Dartmouth College
Anna Shubina , Dartmouth College
Any attempt to regulate—or, indeed, legally define—exploits will cause irreparable harm to both coder freedoms and consumer systems' trustworthiness. It will reduce the sum of our knowledge about how systems can and cannot behave—and thus of what they can and cannot be trusted with.
Network security, Computer security, Encoding, Programming, Trust management, security, exploitation, hacker research
Sergey Bratus, Anna Shubina, "Avoiding a War on Unauthorized Computation", IEEE Security & Privacy, vol.11, no. 2, pp. 83-88, March-April 2013, doi:10.1109/MSP.2013.27
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