New paper: A Roadmap for Improving the Impact of Anti-Ransomware Research

A new paper on anti-ransomware research from the team at the University of Kent is now published:

Jamie Pont, Osama Abu Oun, Calvin Brierley, Budi Arief, Julio Hernandez-Castro, “A Roadmap for Improving the Impact of Anti-Ransomware Research”, In: A. Askarov, R. Hansen, W. Rafnsson (eds) Secure IT Systems, NordSec 2019, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 11875, Springer, Cham, pp. 137-154, 2019.

The pdf of the paper (authors’ manuscript) is available at

The full proceedings of the conference can be downloaded for free within the next four weeks from the conference website:

A new ransomware article published

A new article based on the EMPHASIS work has been published in the Crime Science journal:

Gavin Hull, Henna John, Budi Arief, “Ransomware Deployment Methods and Analysis: Views from a Predictive Model and Human Responses”, Crime Science 8(2), 2019.
The full article can be found at