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Quantitative Security Analysis (Dagstuhl Seminar 12481)

Authors Boris Köpf, Paquale Malacaria, Catuscia Palamidessi and all authors of the abstracts in this report



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Boris Köpf
Paquale Malacaria
Catuscia Palamidessi
and all authors of the abstracts in this report

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Boris Köpf, Paquale Malacaria, and Catuscia Palamidessi. Quantitative Security Analysis (Dagstuhl Seminar 12481). In Dagstuhl Reports, Volume 2, Issue 11, pp. 135-154, Schloss Dagstuhl - Leibniz-Zentrum für Informatik (2013)
https://doi.org/10.4230/DagRep.2.11.135

Abstract

The high amount of trust put into today's software systems calls for a rigorous analysis of their security. Unfortunately, security is often in conflict with requirements on the functionality or the performance of a system, making perfect security an impossible or overly expensive goal. Under such constraints, the relevant question is not whether a system is secure, but rather how much security it provides. Quantitative notions of security can express degrees of protection and thus enable reasoning about the trade-off between security and conflicting requirements. Corresponding quantitative security analyses bear the potential of becoming an important tool for the rigorous development of practical systems, and a formal foundation for the management of security risks.
Keywords
  • Security
  • Privacy,Information theory
  • Programming languages
  • Formal methods

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