Essays about: "hacking"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 47 essays containing the word hacking.

  1. 1. Implementing a Nudge to Prevent Email Phishing

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS); KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Viktor Vitek; Taqui Syed Shah; [2019]
    Keywords : Hacking; Phishing; Social Engineering; Psychology; Nudge; ; Dataintrång; Nätfiske; Social Manipulation; Psykologi; Nudge; ;

    Abstract : Phishing is a reoccurring issue, which uses social engineering as an attack strategy. The prevention of these attacks is often content-based filters. These solutions are however not always perfect, and phishing emails can still be able to get through the filters. We suggest a new strategy to combat phishing. READ MORE

  2. 2. Finding Vulnerabilities in IoT Devices : Ethical Hacking of Electronic Locks

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS); KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Christopher Robberts; Joachim Toft; [2019]
    Keywords : ethical hacking; penetration testing; electronic locks; internet of things; iot; threat modeling; security; etisk hacking; penetrationstestning; elektroniska lås; sakernas internet; iot; hotmodellering; säkerhet;

    Abstract : Internet of Things (IoT) devices are becoming more ubiquitous than ever before, and while security is not that important for every type of device, it is crucial for some. In this thesis, a widely available Bluetooth smart lock is examined through the lens of security. READ MORE

  3. 3. Haxonomy : A Taxonomy for Web Hacking

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Max Körlinge; [2019]
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    Abstract : This study aims to show that the information present in public vulnerability reports from bug bounty programs can be utilized to provide aid for individual security researchers when performing their research. This is done here by creating a taxonomy based on the attack surfaces on a website that were used by the author of a report when discovering a vulnerability. READ MORE

  4. 4. Implementing Security Techniques to Lower the Probability of IoT-devices Getting Hacked

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS); KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Andreas Wallström; Mohammad-Ali Omer; [2019]
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    Abstract : IoT security is something that is becoming more important with the exponential growing number of IoT devices. It is important to find methods that can make IoT devices more secure and are feasible to install and use. READ MORE

  5. 5. Emerging Solutions for the Improvement of Food Traceability in the EU: Examining the Use of Blockchain Technology for Tracing Extra Virgin Olive Oil (EVOO)

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Oona Arlene BUTTAFOCO; [2019]
    Keywords : Food traceability; Blockchain; Extra Virgin Olive Oil EVOO ; Supply chain management; Sustainable development; Distributed Ledger Technology DLT .;

    Abstract : The issue of food traceability is one that affects a great number of sectors and policy areas. Within the EU, there is increasing demand from consumers, businesses and institutions to have more direct access to information about how food is produced, transformed, and distributed. READ MORE