Network Packet Capturing and Incidence Response Planning to Avoid Ransomware

International Journal of Computer Science and Engineering
© 2018 by SSRG - IJCSE Journal
Volume 5 Issue 5
Year of Publication : 2018
Authors : Mrs.Varanasi Usha Bala, Akhil Karrothu, B.Sanat Kumar

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Mrs.Varanasi Usha Bala, Akhil Karrothu, B.Sanat Kumar, "Network Packet Capturing and Incidence Response Planning to Avoid Ransomware," SSRG International Journal of Computer Science and Engineering , vol. 5,  no. 5, pp. 1-5, 2018. Crossref,


Nowadays ransomware has become the alarming situation over the internet which attacks the user’s system over the internet and demands ransom to get back to the original working state of the user’s system. Our main idea is to avoid ransomware by capturing and analyzing the packet which is sent through the mail server and then block that packet so as to avoid the ransomware attack. The packet which is captured is tested for a malware and then blocked. We also propose an incident plan to avoid the ransomware attack. This method of avoiding ransomware attack might increase the organizations’ performance thereby increasing the business continuity.



Cyber Attack, Packet Capturing, Network Packet Analysis, Ransomware, Ransom, business continuity, malware, Incidence Response Plan, Ransomware Incidence Response Life Cycle(RIRLC).


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