A note on the spread of worms in scale-free networks

  title={A note on the spread of worms in scale-free networks},
  author={Christopher Griffin and Richard R. Brooks},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part B (Cybernetics)},
This paper considers the spread of worms in computer networks using insights from epidemiology and percolation theory. We provide three new results. The first result refines previous work showing that epidemics occur in scale-free graphs more easily because of their structure. We argue, using recent results from random graph theory that for scaling factors… CONTINUE READING



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