Dissertations ()

2017

Al-harthi, T. (2017). Open Data Government As a Potential Source for Smarter Government: Case Study in Oman (MSc Business Information Technology Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Cruickshank, P., Bhardwaj, J.).

Álvarez, M. (2017). Evaluating Techniques for Phishing Detection (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R., Buchanan, B.).

Ankner, K. (2017). An Investigation of Compliance with Privacy by Design in Software Engineering (MSc Business Information Technology Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Cruickshank, P., Kane, T.).

Blades, A. (2017). Machine Learning for Algorithm Selection (BEng (Hons) Software Engineering Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Hart, E., Sim, K.).

Brooks, S. (2017). Secure HTML5 Web Terminal Emulator (BEng (Hons) CSF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Russell, G., Leimich, P.).

Brown, M. (2017). An Innovative Approach to Insider Threat Detection Using Data Mining and Machine Learning (BEng (Hons) CSF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Sheykhkanloo, N., Russell, G.).

Chiale, S. (2017). Design, Implementation and Evaluation of Security Analysis of Android Applications in Third-party Marketplaces (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Buchanan, B., Macfarlane, R.).

Cruz, J. (2017). Analysis of Different Routing Attacks Against WSN's Using RPL with Contiki OS and Cooja Simulator (BEng (Hons) CSF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Ekonomou, E., Ghaleb, B.).

Flack, P. (2017). Identification, Recovery and Verification of MP3 frames from Obfuscated Files (BEng (Hons) CSF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Leimich, P., McKeown, S.).

Gooch, A. (2017). Evaluate the effectiveness of built-in features to reduce the impact of ransomware (MSc Adv Security & Digital Forensics Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R.).

Levick, D. (2017). Detection of Encryption using Raw Data as input to an Artificial Neural Network (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R., Penrose, P.).

MATADEACUÑA, J. (2017). A Review of the Security and Usability Of Differential Privacy (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R., Aaby, P.).

McLaughlin, M. (2017). Context Awareness Platform for Android (BEng (Hons) Software Engineering Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Liu, X., Owens, J.).

Naumov, B. (2017). Addressing Student Recruitment Challenges through the use of Information Technology and Processes (MSc Business Information Technology Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Cruickshank, P., Paechter, B.).

O’Docherty, C. (2017). The Current state of Web Application Security Mitigation Training, What Can Be Done To Improve? (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Ramsay, B., Macfarlane, R.).

Rodriguez Barragan, M. (2017). A Digital Forensics methodology for outsourced cloud-based Hadoop HDFS implementations (BEng (Hons) CSF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Leimich, P., Ramsay, B.).

Smith, G. (2017). Investigation into Optimization of Agent-based VRP using User Input via a Game Interface (BSc (Hons) Games Development Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Urquhart, N., Powers, S.).

Trofimovas, D. (2017). Energy-based intrusion detection in wireless sensor networks, analysis and limitations (BEng (Hons) CSF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Ramsay, B., Asif, R.).

2016

Aaby, P. (2016). Evaluating Web App Datasets towards Detection of SQL Injection Attacks with Machine Learning Techniques (BEng (Hons) CSF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R.).

Aljammaz, ., KJ, . (2016). Identifying Requirements for the Design of e-learning Software to Suit Saudi Arabian culture and the Needs of Saudi Arabian primary school pupils (MSc Computing Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Kane, ., T, ., Meharg, ., D, .).

Alvarez, N. (2016). Tools for knowledge sharing in the project based organisation (MSc Business Information Technology Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Hall, H., Cruickshank, P.).

Behnam, A. (2016). State-of-the-art evaluation of low and medium interaction honeypot for malware collection (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Celice, C., Macfarlane, R.).

Dsouza, J. (2016). Empirical evaluation of network traffic triage using Cuckoo and Bloom filter based approximate matching algorithms (MSc Adv Security & Digital Forensics Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R., Penrose, P.).

Folek, S. (2016). Ransomware Analysis and Detection Systems (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Buchanan, B., Macfarlane, R.).

Massidda, ., G, . (2016). Evaluation Study of Fuzzy Hashing Tools in Image Steganography Detection (MSc Advanced Security & Digital Forensics Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Jackson, ., J, ., Ramsay, ., B, .).

Schwab, ., C, . (2016). The Design and Evaluation of a System for the Analysis of Wellbeing Data (MSc Information Systems Development Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Lawson, ., A, ., Fan, ., L, .).

Thomson, A. (2016). SQL Injection (SQLi) Detection using Machine Learning (BEng (Hons) CSF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R., Arbelet, A.).

2015

Antonas-Belegrinis, A. (2015). Traffic performance evaluation on DiffServ-aware MPLS networks (MSc Computing Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Qasem, M., Russell, G.).

Bachkarov, N. (2015). A comparison and evaluation of approximate matching algorithms for file detection in network traffic (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R., Penrose, P.).

Celice, C. (2015). Dataset Feature Classication for Increased Accuracy in Intrusion Detection (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R., Buchanan, B.).

Daskalopoulos, C. (2015). Cloud Computing, Big Data and Social Media strategy proposal for Physical Security Systems Company (MSc Business Information Technology Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Bhardwaj, J., Smith, C.).

Fraser, J. (2015). Evaluation of SIEM Correlation in the Detection of Denial of Service Attacks (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R., Wadhaj, I.).

Gethrude, E. (2015). AN ANALYSIS OF ENTERPRISE INFORMATION SYSTEMS IN NIGERIA MANUFACTURING COMPANIES: HOW READY ARE NIGERIAN MANUFACTURING FOR AN EIS IMPLEMENTATION? (MSc Business Information Technology Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Davison, B.).

Hannaford, L. (2015). Designing Group Assessment for Motivation: journalism students’ experience of learning HTML/CSS (MSc Education with Technology). Edinburgh Napier University (Smart, F., Kemmer, R.).

Harris, A. (2015). The Weaknesses of Passwords and Alternative Authentication Technologies (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Greig, F., Armitage, A.).

Jenkins, M. (2015). Creation of Signatures for a Security Information and Event Management System, to Aid in the Detection of Insider Attacks on SharePoint 2013 (MSc Advanced Security & Digital Forensics DL). Edinburgh Napier University (Ludwiniak, R., Ramsay, B.).

Kickinger, T. (2015). Botnet Detection and Mitigation in ISP Environments (MSc Advanced Security & Digital Forensics). Edinburgh Napier University (Ramsay, B., Buchanan, B.).

McMorran, H. (2015). Information Security governance and the adoption of Best Practice Frameworks in the Social Housing Sector (MSc Strategic ICT Leadership). Edinburgh Napier University (Cruickshank, P., Smith, S.).

Montebello, V. (2015). E-Portfolio: A storage, workplace and showcase of Allied Health Professional standards (MSc Blended and Online Education). Edinburgh Napier University (Fotheringham, J., Bhardwaj, J.).

Mukhandi, M. (2015). WSDL Denial of Service threat in Web Services (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Romdhani, I., Jackson, J.).

Nambivelu, S. (2015). Analysis and Detection of Ransomware (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Buchanan, B., Macfarlane, R.).

Padfield, C. (2015). Issues of IT Governance and Information Security from an SME & Social Enterprise Perspective (MSc Strategic ICT Leadership Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Cruickshank, P., Benyon, D.).

Palfreyman, K. (2015). Technology in the entrepreneurial university: driver or consequence? (MSc Blended and Online Education). Edinburgh Napier University (Tierney, A., Turner, S.).

Young, A. (2015). Investigating website-fingerprinting attacks and defences on Tor (BEng (Hons) CSF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R., Buchanan, B.).

2014

Aizeboje, J. (2014). Exploring the possibilities of using a laser pointer as a computer mouse (BEng (Hons) Software Engineering Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Peng, T., McCarra, G.).

Arbelet, A. (2014). Garmin Satnav Forensic Methods and Artefacts: An Exploratory Study (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R., Buchanan, W.).

Brown, J. (2014). An Evaluation Of Similarity Hashing Tools On Small Microsoft Office Documents (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Penrose, P.).

Celice, C. (2014). A Novel Forensic Triage Approach for the Windows Operating System (BEng (Hons) CSN Dissertation). 2014 (Macfarlane, R., Buchanan, B.).

Craig, C. (2014). Investigating Device Specific Development Strategies in Digital Comics (BSc (Hons) Creative Computing). 2014 (Stewart, F., Flint, T.).

Hussey, J. (2014). Multi User live video streaming of events via mobile applications (MEng (Hons) Software Engineering Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Kemmer, R., Liu, X.).

Kahembwe, E. (2014). A Flexible Framework for Analysing Genetic Algorithms In Go (BSc (Hons) Games Development Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Kerridge, J., Hart, E.).

Katsamakis, N. (2014). A Comparison of Dynamic Malware Analysis Systems and Security Information and Event Management Systems for Malware Analysis (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R., Buchanan, W.).

Lapok, P. (2014). Cloud Based Processing of Real Time Sensor-Data Streams (MSc Computing Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University ().

Maroulis, G. (2014). Comparison between Maximum Entropy and Naïve Bayes classifiers: Case study; Appliance of Machine Learning Algorithms to an Odesk’s Corporation Dataset (MSc Information Systems Development Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Hart, E., Urquhart, N.).

McDougall, M. (2014). An Investigation of the Theory of Disruptive Innovation: Does the Cryptocurrency Bitcoin Have the Potential to be a Disruptive Innovation Relative to an Existing Market? (MSc Business Information Technology Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Smith, C., Cruickshank, P.).

McKellar, M. (2014). Designing User Experience - Understanding Immersion (BSc (Hons) Creative Computing Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University ().

McKelvey, A. (2014). Information in Motion (BSc (Hons) Digital Media Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Hetherington, R., Smyth, M.).

McMillan, C. (2014). Comparison of Pathfinding Algorithms Using the GPGPU (BEng (Hons) Games Development Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Hart, E., Urquhart, N.).

Miller, M. (2014). Volume Based Rendering Engine optimisation using the GPU (BEng (Hons) Games Development Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Cumming, A., Peng, T.).

Munro, A. (2014). A Database Modelling and Schema Generation Tool (BEng (Hons) Software Engineering Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Chisholm, K., Davison, B.).

Petrykowska, A. (2014). Performance Analyse of OLSR & AODV using SLAW Mobility Model in MANET Networks (BEng (Hons) CSN Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Jackson, J., Romdhani, I.).

Ramsay, B. (2014). Forensic Triage of Mobile Devices (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Buchanan, W., Macfarlane, R.).

Ryan, B. (2014). A Study of Scottish Community Councils’ Online Communications (MSc Information Systems Development Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Cruickshank, P., Smith, C.).

2013

Crowson, L. (2013). An Android Application to Enable Localised Access to Services Using Wi-Fi (BEng (Hons) Computing Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Kerridge, J., Urquhart, N.).

Hamoudi, J. (2013). Cloud Computing - effective process for Scottish law firms (MSc Business Information Technology Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Cruickshank, P., McEwan, T.).

Lehner, P. (2013). A study of the current state and acceptance of information security in small and medium sized enterprises (MSc Business Information Technology Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Cruickshank, P.).

McCurdy, A. (2013). Dropbox Forensics (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R., Buchanan, W.).

Penrose, P. (2013). Novel Approaches To The Classification Of High Entropy File Fragments (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R., Buchanan, B.).

Sieklik, B. (2013). Exploration and Evaluation of a Novel DDoS Amplification Attack (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R.).

2012

Berthelot, C. (2012). Evaluation of a Virtual Firewall in a Cloud Environment (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Buchanan, W., Russell, G.).

Clayton, J. (2012). Investigation Into A Digital Forensics Triage Tool Using Sampling, Hashes And Bloom Filters - SHAFT (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R., Buchanan, W.).

flandrin, f. (2012). A Platform for Digital Forensics Evaluation of Tools (D-FET) (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R., Buchanan, W.).

Jacob, B. (2012). Automatic XSS detection and Snort signatures/ ACLs generation by the means of a cloud-based honeypot system (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Buchanan, W.).

Seref, S. (2012). Virtual Firewall Evaluation System (VFES) in a Private Cloud (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R., Buchanan, W.).

Spyra, G. (2012). NEXT GENERATION AUTHENTICATION INFRASTRUCTURES WITH ROLE-BASED SECURITY FOR CLOUD COMPUTING (MSc Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Buchanan, W.).

Thomson, A. (2012). A LAYERED APPROACH TO VISUALISING SECURITY EVENT DATA (MSc Dissertation). Edinbu ().

Waheed, S. (2012). Implementation and Evaluation of a Botnet Analysis and Detection Methods in a Virtual Environment (MSc ASDF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Buchanan, W., Romdhani, I.).

2010

Beaton, J. (2010). Developing Visualisations of Data Relating to Child Testing for Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and Other Learning Difficulties (BSc (Hons) Computing Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Kerridge, J., MacLean, A.).

Flandrin, F. (2010). Rate based IPS for DDoS (Hons ASF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Buchanan, W.).

Pallis, G. (2010). A Comparative Study of In-Band and Out-of-Band VoIP Protocols in Layer 3 and Layer 2.5 Environments (MSc Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Buchanan, W.).

Shaikh, A. (2010). Botnet Analysis and Detection (Hons CSF Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Macfarlane, R., Buchanan, W.).

Sim, K. (2010). Development of a Problem Generator for Bin Packing Problems: An Analysis of Benchmark Problems and Current Stochastic Deterministic Problem Solving Techniques (MSc Advanced Software Engineering Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University.

Yampolsky, V. (2010). An Evaluation of the Power Consumption and Carbon Footprint of a Cloud Infrastructure (MSc Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Buchanan, W., Macfarlane, R.).

2009

Lo, O. (2009). Framework for Network IDS Evaluation (Hons ASF Dissertation). (Buchanan, W.).

Macfarlane, R. (2009). An Integrated Firewall Policy Validation Tool (MSc Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Buchanan, W.).

Wang, Z. (2009). Component Based Decision Support System (MSc Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University ().

2008

Schäfer, S. (2008). A Prototype Implementation of a Diagnostic Capability for People with Movement Dyspraxia (BSc (Hons) Computing Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Kerridge, J., MacLean, A.).

Symes, M. (2008). Distributed Healthcare Framework using Patient-centric Role-based Security Modelling and Workflow (Hons Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Buchanan, W.).

Wang, Z. (2008). Emergent Computing in Nerual Networks for Image computation (Hons Dissertation). Xi'an Shiyou(Petroleum) University, Xi'an, China ().

2007

Ennair, R. (2007). Audio user interface for sight-impaired shoppers to aid supermarket shopping (BSc (Hons) Computing Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Kerridge, J.).

Savage, L. (2007). Interactive Access to Museum Information using Visitor’s own Mobile Devices (BEng (Hons) Software Engineering Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Kerridge, J., Turner, S.).

2006

Boag, J. (2006). Multi-Role Health Services Users In A Wireless (BEng (Hons) Software Engineering Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Kerridge, J.).

Kuhlemann, A. (2006). Development and Evaluation of a Workload Allocation and Monitoring took for the Greater Glasgow National Health Service Board (BSc (Hons) Computing Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Kerridge, J.).

Kwecka, Z. (2006). Application Layer Covert Channels (Hons Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Buchanan, W.).

2003

Chakrabarti, D. (2003). Mobile Agent Routing (MSc Dissertation). Edinburgh Napier University (Buchanan, W.).