Preventive and Reactive Cyber Defense Dynamics Is Globally Stable

  title={Preventive and Reactive Cyber Defense Dynamics Is Globally Stable},
  author={Ren Zheng and Wenlian Lu and Shouhuai Xu},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering},
The recently proposed cybersecurity dynamics approach aims to understand cybersecurity from a holistic perspective by modeling the evolution of the global cybersecurity state. These models describe the interactions between the various kinds of cyber attacks and the various kinds of cyber defenses that take place in complex networks. In this paper, we study a particular kind of cybersecurity dynamics caused by the interactions between two classes of attacks (called push-based attacks and pull… 

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