12 March 1996 Protection against hostile algorithms in UNIX software
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Proceedings Volume 2616, Information Protection and Network Security; (1996) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.232267
Event: Photonics East '95, 1995, Philadelphia, PA, United States
Abstract
Protection against hostile algorithms contained in Unix software is a growing concern without easy answers. Traditional methods used against similar attacks in other operating system environments such as MS-DOS or Macintosh are insufficient in the more complex environment provided by Unix. Additionally, Unix provides a special and significant problem in this regard due to its open and heterogeneous nature. These problems are expected to become both more common and pronounced as 32 bit multiprocess network operating systems become popular. Therefore, the problems experienced today are a good indicator of the problems and the solutions that will be experienced in the future, no matter which operating system becomes predominate.
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Peter V. Radatti, Peter V. Radatti, } "Protection against hostile algorithms in UNIX software", Proc. SPIE 2616, Information Protection and Network Security, (12 March 1996); doi: 10.1117/12.232267; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.232267
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