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ACM Transactions on Computer Systems (TOCS), Volume 23 Issue 1, February 2005

Carla Schlatter Ellis
Pages: 1-1
DOI: 10.1145/1047915.1047916

The LOCKSS peer-to-peer digital preservation system
David S. H. Rosenthal, Mema Roussopoulos, T. J. Giuli, Petros Maniatis, Mary Baker
Pages: 2-50
DOI: 10.1145/1047915.1047917
The LOCKSS project has developed and deployed in a world-wide test a peer-to-peer system for preserving access to journals and other archival information published on the Web. It consists of a large number of independent, low-cost, persistent Web...

Backtracking intrusions
Samuel T. King, Peter M. Chen
Pages: 51-76
DOI: 10.1145/1047915.1047918
Analyzing intrusions today is an arduous, largely manual task because system administrators lack the information and tools needed to understand easily the sequence of steps that occurred in an attack. The goal of BackTracker is to identify...

Improving the reliability of commodity operating systems
Brian N. Bershad, Henry M. Levy, Michael M. Swift
Pages: 77-110
DOI: 10.1145/1047915.1047919
Despite decades of research in extensible operating system technology, extensions such as device drivers remain a significant cause of system failures. In Windows XP, for example, drivers account for 85&percent; of recently reported failures.This...