Wednesday, June 21 | 1:00AM–1:00AM

A Tale of Two Tracks: Social Engineering Your Students and Detecting Bots with DNS

High-speed connections and lots of personal computers make campus networks target-rich environments for malware and botnet recruitment. Without a policy enforcement tool to manage student connections, SUNY Albany has to rely on both user education and a creative use of DNS to reduce and detect compromised machines on our campus. This presentation will examine the social and technical approaches used to accomplish these goals.


  • Justin Azoff

    Research Programmer, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Marty Manjak

    Adjunct, School of Business, University at Albany, SUNY

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