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Yuan, Xiaohong; Vega, Percy; Qadah, Yaseen; Archer, Ricky; Yu, Huiming; Xu, Jinsheng – ACM Transactions on Computing Education, 2010
Using animated visualization tools has been an important teaching approach in computer science education. We have developed three visualization and animation tools that demonstrate various information security concepts and actively engage learners. The information security concepts illustrated include: packet sniffer and related computer network…
Descriptors: Computer Science Education, Visualization, Teaching Methods, Undergraduate Study
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Kimber, Birgitta; Sandell, Rolf – Journal of Adolescence, 2009
The study considers the impact of a program for social and emotional learning in Swedish schools on use of drugs, volatile substances, alcohol and tobacco. The program was evaluated in an effectiveness study. Intervention students were compared longitudinally with non-intervention students using nonparametric latent class analysis to identify…
Descriptors: Intervention, Smoking, Program Effectiveness, Effect Size
Sellke, Sarah H. – ProQuest LLC, 2010
Internet security attacks have drawn significant attention due to their enormously adverse impact. These attacks includes Malware (Viruses, Worms, Trojan Horse), Denial of Service, Packet Sniffer, and Password Attacks. There is an increasing need to provide adequate defense mechanisms against these attacks. My thesis proposal deals with analytical…
Descriptors: Internet, Computer Security, Crime Prevention, Technical Support
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Jansen, P.; And Others – Journal of Adolescence, 1992
Compared 22 glue sniffers and 22 nonsniffers from group of street children and adolescents living in supervised shelters. Found no statistically significant differences between groups on cognitive measures or biographical features. Shelter staff rated sniffers as significantly more disturbed in their relationships with others, although…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Children, Drug Abuse, Foreign Countries
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O'Connor, Denis – British Journal of Special Education, 1987
Glue sniffing and solvent misuse have seriously affected children and teenagers throughout the United Kingdom. This article discusses glue sniffing in terms of prevalence, association with disability, physical and psychological effects, signs and symptoms, counseling for sniffers, and successful interventions including an approach using videotape…
Descriptors: Adhesives, Biochemistry, Counseling Techniques, Disabilities
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Zirkel, Perry A.; Gluckman, Ivan B. – NASSP Bulletin, 1981
Answers questions regarding the use of "sniffer" dogs to contend with the problem of student drug abuse. Cites cases that bear on search and seizure operations in schools. (WD)
Descriptors: Compliance (Legal), Court Litigation, Drug Abuse, Legal Responsibility
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Giovacchini, Robert P.; Young, Hugh F., Jr. – PTA Today, 1986
A form of substance abuse occurs when youngsters sniff the ingredients in consumer and household products to become high. The article describes the average sniffer, what is sniffed, the extent of the problem, and suggestions for prevention. (MT)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Inhalants, Poisons, Substance Abuse
Ekhaml, Leticia – School Library Media Activities Monthly, 2001
Describes a variety of Internet threats to computers and networks used in schools. Discusses electronic trashing; clearing hard drives; cyber spying on Web sites visited; protection against cyber spying, including disposable email accounts; password sniffers; privacy policies; email snooping; email attachments that carry viruses; and hoaxes. (LRW)
Descriptors: Computer Networks, Computer Security, Computer Uses in Education, Electronic Mail
Paul, Utpal Kumar – ProQuest LLC, 2012
Since the days Internet traffic proliferated, measurement, monitoring and analysis of network traffic have been critical to not only the basic understanding of large networks, but also to seek improvements in resource management, traffic engineering and security. At the current times traffic in wireless local and wide area networks are facing…
Descriptors: Computer Networks, Telecommunications, Information Networks, Handheld Devices
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Breeding, Michael – Library Hi Tech, 1997
Focuses on designing a library network to maximize security. Discusses UNIX and file servers; connectivity to campus, corporate networks and the Internet; separation of staff from public servers; controlling traffic; the threat of network sniffers; hubs that eliminate eavesdropping; dividing the network into subnets; Switched Ethernet;…
Descriptors: Computer Networks, Computer Security, Computer System Design, Internet
Markle, Sandra – Instructor, 1983
This science column includes background information, discussion questions, science activities, writing activities, and a bibliography on a different topic each month. The titles of the five installments included in this compilation are: (1) "Chameleons and Other Quick-Change Artists"; (2) "Niagara Falls and Other Super…
Descriptors: Discussion (Teaching Technique), Elementary Education, Elementary School Science, Learning Activities
Pickens, Keith – 1985
This report on sniffing behavior and solvent abuse among children and adolescents is intended for use by health and education professionals. A brief historical overview of solvents used, methods of use, and effects is provided. Three types of sniffers (experimenters, social users, chronic abusers) are identified, and age data, children at risk,…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Children, Drug Education, Drug Rehabilitation