"Modeling Large-Scale Manipulation in Open Stock Markets" to Appear in IEEE Security & Privacy

An article my coauthors and I wrote on automated large-scale market manipulation will be appearing in the November issue of IEEE Security & Privacy. It is currently available early access here. Below is the abstract:

This article studies the feasibility of using a botnet to automate stock market manipulation, incorporating data from U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission case files, security surveys of online retail brokerage accounts, and dark web marketplace listings.