Design and Implementation of A Network Security Management System


  • Zhiyong Shan Electrical Engineering & Computer Science Department, Wichita State University, USA
  • Vinod Namboodiri Electrical Engineering & Computer Science Department, Wichita State University, USA



Emergency Response, Device Organization, Network Security Management


In recent years, the emerged network worms and attacks have distributive characteristics, which can spread globally in a short time. Security management crossing network to co-defense network-wide attacks and improve the efficiency of security administration is urgently needed. This paper proposes a hierarchical distributed network security management system (HD-NSMS), which can centrally manage security across networks. First describes the system in macrostructure and microstructure; then discusses three key problems when building HD-NSMS: device model, alert mechanism, and emergency response mechanism; at last, it describes the implementation of HD-NSMS. The paper is valuable for implementing NSMS in that it derives from a practical network security management system (NSMS).


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Zhiyong Shan, & Vinod Namboodiri. (2020). Design and Implementation of A Network Security Management System. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMPUTERS & TECHNOLOGY, 20, 96-109.



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