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Journal Publications

H. Jazi, H. Gonzalez, N. Stakhanova, A.A. Ghorbani. Detecting HTTP-based Application Layer DoS attacks on Web Servers in the presence of samplingComputer Networks, 2017.

 G. Mantas, N. Stakhanova, H. Gonzalez, and A. Ghorbani. A Taxonomy of Application-Layer Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks. International Journal of Information and Computer Security,  2015


A. J. Alzahrani, N. Stakhanova, H. Gonzalez, and A. Ghorbani. Characterizing Evaluation Practices of Intrusion Detection Methods for Smartphones. Journal of Cyber Security and Mobility, 2014


R. Chouchane, N. Stakhanova, A.Walenstein, and A. Lakhotia. Detecting machine-morphed malware variants via engine attribution. Journal of Computer Virology , 9(3):137-157, Aug.


N. Stakhanova, C. Strasburg, S. Basu, and J. S. Wong. Towards cost-sensitive assessment of intrusion response selection. Journal of Computer Security , 20(2-3):169{198, 2012


M. Tavallaee, N. Stakhanova, and A. Ghorbani. Toward Credible Evaluation of Anomaly- Based Intrusion-Detection Methods. Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part C: Applications and Reviews, IEEE Transactions on , 40(5):516-524, 2010


N. Stakhanova, S. Basu, and J. Wong. On the symbiosis of specication-based and anomaly-based detection. Computers & Security , 29(2):253{268, 2010


N. Stakhanova, S. Basu, and J. Wong. A taxonomy of intrusion response systems. In International Journal of Information and Computer Security , volume 1, pages 169-184,


G. Helmer, J. Wong, M. Slagell, V. Honavar, L. Miller, Y. Wang, X. Wang, and N. Stakhanova. Software fault tree and coloured petri net based specication, design and implementation of agent-based intrusion detection systems. Int. J. Inf. Comput. Secur. ,1(1/2):109-142, Jan. 2007

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