ABSTRACT

Threats to Computer Systems   [open pdf - 2MB]

"This report describes the results of interdisciplinary investigation and analysis of threats to the security of multiaccess, on-line computer systems and the development of a methodology for future similar investigations and analyses. The research was conducted in the Information Science Laboratory of SRI's Information Science and Engineering Division The major activities included visits to computer manufacturers and computer service organizations; office and field investigation of incidents; attendance at conferences and a workshop; and meetings with the RISOS Project staff. One progress report, 11 visit reports, two oral presentations, two questionnaire case reports, and a case investigation manual were prepared and delivered to Project RISOS. The reports on visits to computer manufacturers are included in the appendices and summarized in this re^-ort. The other reports on visits to W T , Walpole Prison EDP Training Program, Tymshare, TRW systems, Credit Data, Rohr Industries, and Jerry Schneider (a computer crime perpetrator) are also included in the appendices."

Report Number:
UCRL--13574
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Date:
1973-03
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Public Domain
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U.S. Dept. of Energy, Office of Science and Technical Information: http://www.osti.gov/
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pdf
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