An Integrated Framework for Cyber Situation Awareness

  • Sushil Jajodia
  • Massimiliano Albanese
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10030)


In this chapter, we present a framework that integrates an array of techniques and automated tools designed with the objective of drastically enhancing the Cyber Situation Awareness process. This framework incorporates the theory and the tools we developed to answer – automatically and efficiently – some of the fundamental questions security analysts may need to ask in the context of Cyber Situation Awareness. Most of the work presented in this chapter is the result of the research effort conducted by the authors as part of a the Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative project sponsored by the Army Research Office that was mentioned in the introductory chapter. We present the key challenges the research community has been called to address in this space, and describe our major accomplishments in tackling those challenges.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Center for Secure Information SystemsGeorge Mason UniversityFairfaxUSA

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