Indian Institute of Information Technology

Dr. Neha Agrawal

Assistant Professor

Office Address:

Room No. 309, 2nd Floor, Academic Building
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Sri City, Chittoor
Andhra Pradesh - 517 646, India

Academic Qualifications


Phd (ABV-IIITM, Gwalior)
Thesis Title: Defense Schemes for the Low-rate Distributed Denial of Service (LDDoS) Attacks in Cloud Environment

Research Areas of Interest

Cloud Computing, Network Security, Software Defined Networking, Mobile Cloud Security, Cyber Security, Autonomic Computing

Awards / Honours


Projects Undergone

UKIERI project UGC2013-14/037 on “Interfacing Adhoc Mobile Networks with IP Mobile Systems”. The project was a collaborative work supported under UKIERI programme between ABV-Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management, Gwalior, INDIA and Anglia Ruskin University, United Kingdom.


International Journals

  • Neha Agrawal, Shashikala Tapaswi, (2020). “A Proactive Approach for the Detection and Mitigation of Stealthy Economic Denial-of-Sustainability (EDoS) Attack.” International Journal of Network Management, Wiley (SCIE Indexed, IF = 1.338).
  • Neha Agrawal, Shashikala Tapaswi, (2020). “Detection of Low-rate Cloud DDoS Attacks in Frequency Domain using Fast Hartley Transform”. Wireless Personal Communications, Springer, 1-28 (SCIE Indexed, IF = 1.061).
  • Neha Agrawal, Shashikala Tapaswi, (2019). “Defense Mechanisms against DDoS Attacks in a Cloud Computing Environment: State-of-the-Art and Research Challenges.” IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials, 21(4), 1-27 (SCI Indexed, IF = 23.7).
    DOI: 10.1109/COMST.2019.2934468
  • Neha Agrawal, Shashikala Tapaswi, (2019). “A Trustworthy Agent-Based Encrypted Access Control Method for Mobile Cloud Computing Environment.” Pervasive and Mobile Computing, Elsevier, 52, 13-28 (SCIE Indexed, IF = 2.974).
  • Neha Agrawal, Shashikala Tapaswi, (2018). “Low Rate Cloud DDoS Attack Defense Method Based on Power Spectral Density Analysis.” Information Processing Letters, Elsevier, 138, 44-50 (SCIE Indexed, IF = 0.793).
  • Neha Agrawal, ShashikalaTapaswi, (2017). “DefenseSchemesforVariantsofDistributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) Attacks in Cloud Computing: A Survey.” Information Security Journal: A Global Perspective, Taylor and Francis, 26(2), 61-73 (Scopus Indexed, IF = 0.38). DOI:
  • Neha Agrawal, Shashikala Tapaswi, (2017). “The Performance Analysis of Honeypot Based Intrusion Detection System for Wireless Network.” International Journal of Wireless Information Networks, Springer, 24(1), 14-26 (Scopus Indexed, IF = 1.720). DOI:
  • Neha Agrawal, Shashikala Tapaswi, (2015). “Wireless Rogue Access Point Detection using Shadow Honeynet.” Wireless Personal Communications, Springer, 83(1), 551-570 (SCIE Indexed, IF = 1.061). DOI:

International Conferences

  • Suruchi Karnani and Neha Agrawal, (2020) “Bound Constructive Fraud and Implementing Dual Accessibility Approach on Biometric Credit/Debit Cards,” International Conference on Machine Intelligence & Data Science Applications (MIDAS), Springer, Dehradun (Scopus Indexed). [Accepted and Presented]
  • Neha Agrawal, Shashikala Tapaswi, (2017). “A Lightweight Approach to Detect the Low/High Rate IP Spoofed Cloud DDoS Attacks.” In Proc.: IEEE 7th International Symposium on Cloud and Service Computing (SC2’17), Kanazawa, Japan, 22-25 Nov. 2017, pp. 118 - 123. (Scopus Indexed). DOI: 10.1109/SC2.2017.25
  • Neha Agrawal, Bhale Pradeepkumar, Shashikala Tapaswi, (2013). “Preventing ARP spoofing in WLAN using SHA-512.” In Proc.: IEEE International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Computing Research (ICCIC 2013), Enathi, India, 26-28 Dec. 2013, pp. 1-5. (Scopus Indexed). DOI: 10.1109/ICCIC.2013.6724145

Book Chapter

  • Neha Agrawal, Shashikala Tapaswi, (2018). “Access Control Framework Using Dynamic Attributes Encryption for Mobile Cloud Environment.” Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, 563, Springer, Singapore, pp. 611-621. (Scopus Indexed).



Contact Information

Address for Communication:

Room No. 309, 2nd Floor, Academic Building
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Sri City, Chittoor
Andhra Pradesh - 517 646, India