NetFlowBot

Project sponsor: LOEWE (Landes-Offensive zur Entwicklung Wissenschaftlich-ökonomischer Exzellenz)

Project partners: Hochschule Darmstadt, Fachhochschule Frankfurt, rh-tec Business GmbH, konzeptpark GmbH

Time frame: January 2012 – December 2014

Project description: NetFlowBot aims at developing and implementing a new, network based, and privacy oriented approach to detect botnet command and control communication traffic using network flow data. The NetFlowBot approach will be applicable to both ISP nodes and institutional devices with limited resources (e.g. embedded devices).