Anuraj Saxena – Focused Web Crawler for Searching Malicious Web Pages

Graduation Date – May 2014

Computer systems connected to the internet are confronted with a plethora of security threats ranging from computer worms, viruses to Bot networks'. For any worm, virus or a bot agent to be planted in a computer system, web attacks are now-a- days a preferred medium. Drive by download attacks, from malicious web sites, which use malicious JavaScript to attack through the browser, are on the rise. Detection of malicious web content on the internet to avoid compromise of the host PC is an area of active research being promoted by all companies and agencies world- wide