Attribution of Fraudulent Resource Consumption in the Cloud
2012 IEEE 5th International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD)
By Joseph Idziorek,Mark Tannian,Doug Jacobson
Issue Date:June 2012
Obligated by a utility pricing model, Internet-facing web resources hosted in the public cloud are vulnerable to Fraudulent Resource Consumption (FRC) attacks. Unlike an application-layer DDoS attack that consumes resources with the goal of disrupting shor...