Colleen Shannon

Colleen Shannon
E-mail: cshannon@caida.org
Organisation: CAIDA (US)
Position: Senior Security Researcher
Profile: Colleen Shannon is a PI and technical lead at CAIDA, the Cooperative Association for Internet Data Analysis. She is involved in many research projects, including PREDICT, a project to collect and distribute security data to researchers while protecting the security and privacy of the data; DatCat, the Internet Measurement Data Catalog; and other research projects studying macroscopic Internet behaviour and large-scale network security for the Internet and other cyber-infrastructure. Specific security research includes analysis of distributed denial-of-service attacks and other security events including the Code Red, Sapphire/Slammer, and Witty worms and the Blackworm/Nyxem email virus.