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Special Issue of ARES 2013

This special series originates from the 8th International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security which was held in September 2013 at the University of Regensburg, Germany. Initially, it publishes some key contributions presented at the conference describing different aspects of availability, reliability and security.

Edited by: Gunther Pernul, Ravi Sandhu and Edgar Weippl

  1. Content type: Research

    In this paper we present Laribus, a peer-to-peer network designed to detect local man-in-the-middle attacks against secure socket layer/transport layer security (SSL/TLS). With Laribus, clients can validate th...

    Authors: Karl-Peter Fuchs, Dominik Herrmann, Andrea Micheloni and Hannes Federrath

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Information Security 2015 2015:1

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  2. Content type: Research

    Many papers have already provided models to formally specify security policies. In this paper, security policies are modeled using deontic concepts of permission and obligation. Permission rules are used to sp...

    Authors: Nada Essaouini, Frédéric Cuppens, Nora Cuppens-Boulahia and Anas Abou El Kalam

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Information Security 2014 2014:13

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  3. Content type: Research

    Online social networks (OSNs) have become an integral part of social interaction and communication between people. Reasons include the ubiquity of OSNs that is offered through mobile devices and the possibilit...

    Authors: Christian Richthammer, Michael Netter, Moritz Riesner, Johannes Sänger and Günther Pernul

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Information Security 2014 2014:11

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