Search for dissertations about: "security evaluation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 110 swedish dissertations containing the words security evaluation.

  1. 1. Modeling and Tuning Security from a Quality of Service Perspective

    Author : Stefan Lindskog; Karlstads universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; network security; quality of service QoS ; tunable security; dependability; security service; data protection; security evaluation; Datavetenskap; Computer Science;

    Abstract : Security has traditionally been thought of as a system or network attribute that was the result of the joint endeavors of the designer, maintainer and user, among others. Even though security can never reach a level of 100%, the aim has been to provide as much security as possible, given the boundary conditions in question. With the advent of, e.g. READ MORE

  2. 2. Modeling and tuning security from a quality of service perspective

    Author : Stefan Lindskog; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; tunable security; network security; security service; data protection; dependability; security evaluation; quality of service QoS ;

    Abstract : Security has traditionally been thought of as a system or network attribute that was the result of the joint endeavors of the designer, maintainer and user, among others. Even though security can never reach a level of 100%, the aim has been to provide as much security as possible, given the boundary conditions in question. With the advent of, e.g. READ MORE

  3. 3. Some Problems in Quantified Security

    Author : Vilhelm Verendel; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : computer security; quantified risk; quantified security; risk behavior; operational risk; security metrics; information security; survey; quantitative models; decision-making; risk perception;

    Abstract : This thesis contains work related to quantitative representation and analysis of computer and information security. The ability to accurately describe security using quantitative methods could offer better control and evaluation of security in operational settings. READ MORE

  4. 4. A generic security evaluation method for open distributed systems

    Author : Ann Frisinger; KTH; []
    Keywords : information security; security evaluation; risk analysis; method; ipen distributed system; virtual system; networked education; X-ify; NED-ify;

    Abstract : Security is an important attribute of any informationsystem. Whether your business is small or large you have to beable to set the desired security levels for your system. Anon-decided or non-fulfilled security level target can easilyend up in unplanned costs. READ MORE

  5. 5. Controlling Weapons of Mass Destruction : An Evaluation of International Security Regime Significance

    Author : Charles F. Parker; Michael Zürn; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Political science; Regimes; security; international cooperation; compliance; weapons of mass destruction; arms control; non-proliferation; nuclear weapons; biological weapons; chemical weapons; NPT; BTWC; CWC; CTBT; Statsvetenskap; Political science; Statsvetenskap; statskunskap; Political Science;

    Abstract : This dissertation conducts an in-depth examination of the three weapons of mass destruction control regimes: the nuclear non-proliferation regime, the biological weapons control regime, and the chemical weapons control regime (NBC weapon control regimes). By examining a number of key indicators, this study investigates the specific ways each regime makes or does not make a difference in its respective issue area. READ MORE