Predict Malware Diffusion in Networks



Mobile viruses are emerging as a new class of threats. Is it possible to predict how fast a virus is going to spread, and can one design reliable, cost-effective countermeasures?


Icosystem built an agent-based model of subscriber behavior and interactions and of virus behavior and propagation.


Accurate quantitative prediction based on limited data and virus definition. Designed effective interventions to slow virus propagation drastically.




"Icosystem's model was able to predict the future evolution of the infection with enough accuracy to give us confidence that we could use it to investigate intervention strategies."
--Paul Waldron, Director of Fraud Operations, France Telecom

Icosystem Corporation • 222 Third Street, Suite 0142, Cambridge, MA 02142 • Voice: (617) 520 1000

Terms of UsePrivacy Policy