Mr Shane Alcock

Contact Details

Room: G.1.04
Phone: +64 7 838 4466 ext 6254

Recent Publications

  • Alcock, S., Lorier, P., & Nelson, R. (2016). Libtrace: a packet capture and analysis library (Version 4.0) [Libtrace is a library for trace processing. It supports multiple input methods, including device capture, raw and gz-compressed trace, and sockets; and multiple input formats, including pcap and DAG.]. Retrieved from

  • Alcock, S., Möller, J. P., & Nelson, R. (2016). Sneaking past the firewall: Quantifying the unexpected traffic on major TCP and UDP Ports. In Proceedings of the ACM SIGCOMM Internet Measurement Conference, IMC (pp. 231-237). NY, USA. doi:10.1145/2987443.2987447

  • Nelson, R., Alcock, S., & Jones, B. (2015). Active Measurement Project (AMP) [Computer Software]. Retrieved from

  • Alcock, S., & Nelson, R. (2013). Measuring the accuracy of open-source payload-based traffic classifiers using popular Internet applications. In D. Turgut, N. Aschenbruck, & J. Tölle (Eds.), Local Computer Networks Workshops (LCN Workshops), 2013 IEEE 38th Conference on Local Computer Networks, LCN (pp. 956-963). Conference held Sydney, Australia. doi:10.1109/LCNW.2013.6758538

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