Tag Archives: Understanding the Internet

Honeypot

A honeypot is used in the area of computer and Internet security . It is a security resource, whose value lies in being probed, attacked or compromised. They are special decoy servers to catch the‚ Blackhats (people with evil and illegal intents). Honeypots attract the hackers to attack a vulnerable computer system, which is under observation, by a security team. All the information about the attackers is logged, and monitored.

Computer Forensics

Computer forensics involves the preservation, identification, extraction, documentation, and interpretation of computer media for evidentiary and/or root cause analysis. Computer forensics is simply the application of disciplined investigative techniques in the automated environment and the search, discovery, and analysis of potential evidence.

Mobile Ad Hoc Network Routing Protocols and Applications

Mobile ad hoc network (MANET) is an autonomous system of mobile nodes connected by wireless links. Each node operates not only as an end system, but also as a router to forward packets. The nodes are free to move about and organize themselves into a network. These nodes change position frequently.