Blocking of Unauthorized USB Storage Drives

The wide usage of Universal Serial Bus (USB) storage device brings the user shortcut and convenience mode of data transfer, at the same time it also brings them some potential security hazards which they could never turn around and run from unauthorized USB Storage drives. Hence, to strengthen the monitoring of authorized USB storage devices has become an important issue in the research of information security. In this paper, the authors introduce the detection and prevention of unauthorized USB storage drives, they focused on USB v2.0 - which is most commonly used.

Provided by: International Publisher for Advanced Scientific Journals (IPASJ) Topic: Security Date Added: Dec 2014 Format: PDF

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