Bc. Patrik Hudák

Master's thesis

Analysis of DNS in cybersecurity

Analysis of DNS in cybersecurity
Práca sa zaoberá niekoľkými oblasťami DNS (Domain Name System) vzhľadom k cybersecurity. Na analýzu teoretických techník bol zvolený voľne dostupný DNS dataset od firmy Rapid7. Analyzované sú hlavne metódy pre domain correlation a subdomain takeover. K práci boli vytvorené nástroje na automatizáciu a skripty ktoré demonštrovali teoretické techniky na spomínanom datasete.
This thesis presents multiple concepts around the DNS (Domain Name System) as it relates to cybersecurity. A publicly available Forward DNS dataset from Rapid7 is used as an underlying source of information. Primarily, techniques for domain correlation and subdomain takeover are addressed. Custom tools and scripts were developed as part of this thesis to demonstrate the theoretical concepts on the …more
Language used: English
Date on which the thesis was submitted / produced: 7. 12. 2017

Thesis defence

  • Date of defence: 21. 6. 2018
  • Supervisor: Mgr. Vít Bukač, Ph.D.
  • Reader: RNDr. Radim Ošťádal

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Masaryk University

Faculty of Informatics

Master programme / field:
Informatics / Computer Systems

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