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Problems of Modeling in the Analysis of Covert Channels

  • Alexander Grusho
  • Nikolai Grusho
  • Elena Timonina
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6258)

Abstract

Sometimes the analysis of covert channel is weakly dependent on the correctness of probabilistic models, but more often the result of such analysis is seriously dependent on the choice of a probabilistic model. We show how the problem of detection of covert communications depends on the correctness of the choice of probabilistic model. We found the dependence of judgments about invisibility of covert communication from the bans in a probabilistic model of the legal communication.

Keywords

covert channel detection of information flow covert communication 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alexander Grusho
    • 1
  • Nikolai Grusho
    • 2
  • Elena Timonina
    • 2
  1. 1.Moscow State UniversityMoscowRussian Federation
  2. 2.Russian State University for the HumanitiesMoscowRussian Federation

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