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Microsoft vs. Apple: Resilience against Distributed Denial-of-Service Attacks
Found in: IEEE Security and Privacy
By Sanjeev Kumar,Sirisha Surisetty
Issue Date:March 2012
pp. 60-64
Both Microsoft's Windows 7 and Apple's Snow Leopard operating systems claim to provide users with a safer and more reliable environment, but no work has evaluated and compared their resilience against common DDoS attack traffic. The authors compare the eff...
 
Is Apple's iMac Leopard Operating System Secure under ARP-Based Flooding Attacks?
Found in: Internet Monitoring and Protection, International Conference on
By Sirisha Surisetty, Sanjeev Kumar
Issue Date:May 2010
pp. 60-64
Apple’s iMac computers are promoted by the Apple Inc. to be secure, safe, virus free and fast computers. In this experimental paper, we evaluate the security offered by the iMac computers with its usual Leopard Operating System, against ARP-based flooding ...
 
Is McAfee SecurityCenter/Firewall Software Providing Complete Security for Your Computer?
Found in: International Conference on the Digital Society
By Sirisha Surisetty, Sanjeev Kumar
Issue Date:February 2010
pp. 178-181
McAfee SecurityCenter Firewall is one of the most popular security software installed on millions of Internet connected computers worldwide. “McAfee claims that if you have installed McAfee SecurityCentre with anti-virus and anti-spyware and Firewall versi...
 
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