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An Approach for Detection of Advanced Persistent Threat Attacks



Qingtian Zou, Xiaoyan Sun, Peng Liu, Anoop Singhal


Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) campaigns employ sophisticated strategies and tactics to achieve their attack goal. The evolution of APT strategies and tactics compounds the challenge of detecting attack campaigns. This article introduces an approach whose purpose is to assist cybersecurity analysts in detecting such attacks.
IEEE Computer Magazine


advanced persistent threat, cybersecurity, detection


Zou, Q. , Sun, X. , Liu, P. and Singhal, A. (2020), An Approach for Detection of Advanced Persistent Threat Attacks, IEEE Computer Magazine, [online],, (Accessed November 28, 2023)
Created November 30, 2020, Updated October 12, 2021