IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - On the Privacy of Peer-Assisted Distribution of Security Patches

2010 IEEE Tenth International Conference on Peer-to-Peer Computing (P2P)

Author(s): Di Wu ; Cong Tang ; Dhungel, P. ; Saxena, N. ; Ross, K.W.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 August 2010
Conference Location: Delft, Netherlands, Netherlands
Conference Date: 25 August 2010
Page(s): 1 - 10
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-4244-7141-6
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-7140-9
ISBN (Online): 978-1-4244-7139-3
DOI: 10.1109/P2P.2010.5569988
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When a host discovers that it has a software vulnerability that is susceptible to an attack, the host needs to obtain and install a patch. Because centralized distribution of patches may not scale... View More

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