Paper Review

PHMon: A Programmable Hardware Monitor and Its Security Use Cases

This paper presents PHMon, a Programmable Hardware Monitoring system for enforcing flexible security policies using a match-action (match-event) pipeline.

Prudent Practices for Designing Malware Experiments: Status Quo and Outlook

Rossow et al provide a critique of the scientific method when performing dynamic analysis of malware and propose a number of guidelines to address pitfalls. This post summarises these guidelines.