Distributed adaptive patching strategies against malware propagation: A passivity approach

@article{Lee2016DistributedAP,
  title={Distributed adaptive patching strategies against malware propagation: A passivity approach},
  author={Phillip Lee and Andrew Clark and Basel Alomair and Linda Bushnell and Radha Poovendran},
  journal={2016 IEEE 55th Conference on Decision and Control (CDC)},
  year={2016},
  pages={2587-2594}
}
A computer malware is a malicious code that compromises a node and then attempts to infect the node's neighbors in order to mount further attacks. Strategies for mitigating malware propagation attacks are based on patching each node at a certain rate, which is selected based on a trade-off between removing the viruses and the cost of patching. This… CONTINUE READING