An innovative new software can detect and correct a database impaired by an attack while the database system continues to process transactions, says a Penn State researcher.
"We simulated attackers behaviors on a database and then monitored the response of the database," said Dr. Peng Liu, assistant professor of information sciences and technology. "We cant prevent attackers from getting in, but with this technology, the database can heal itself on-the-fly."
Liu performed the research underlying the technology while a faculty member at the University of Maryland – Baltimore County. He has since established his research team, the Cyber Security Group, in Penn States School of Information Sciences and Technology. The teams areas of expertise include network security, intrusion detection and masking, survivable systems and attack prediction.
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