Date of Award


Document Type

Thesis - SCU Access Only


Santa Clara : Santa Clara University, 2022.


Computer Science and Engineering

First Advisor

Behnam Dezfouli

Second Advisor

Yuhong Liu


Nowadays, home networks heavily comprise of smart devices, which provide convenience to users. Due to the lack of unified smart home security, devices are vulnerable. Our solution, BARK, is a home network security system tailored to smart home devices. This multifaceted system comprises of a SNORT-based packet sni↵er and a user friendly web portal for monitoring network activity. The SNORTbased software uses rules to filter traffic and block any attacks.

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