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\pagestyle{empty}

%\newglossaryentry{A_B^C}{type=main,name={\ensuremath{A_B^C}},sort=A,
%description={A dummy symbol }}

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\newglossaryentry{depth}{type=main,name={depth},description={The longest path between hosts that copy each others behaviour}}
\newglossaryentry{spreading}{type=main,name={spreading},description={Score for a host indicating how far traffic sent from said host spreads}}
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\newglossaryentry{natural spreading}{type=main,name={natural spreading},description={Spreading is the intended behaviour of the protocol}}
\newglossaryentry{service}{type=main,name={service},description={An IP address and port number pair}}
\newglossaryentry{client}{type=main,name={client},description={An entity on the network that initiates connections}}
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\newglossaryentry{server}{type=main,name={server},description={An entity on the network that answers connection requests}}
\newglossaryentry{host}{type=main,name={host},description={An entity on the network, indicated by and IP address}}
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\newglossaryentry{nfdump}{type=main,name={nfdump},description={Open source utility to convert NetFlow to text}}
\newglossaryentry{Giraph}{type=main,name={Giraph},description={Open source graph processing system}}
\newglossaryentry{graph}{type=main,name={graph},description={Mathematical structure consisting of vertices and edges}}
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\newglossaryentry{network layer}{type=main,name={network layer},description={3rd layer in the OSI model, the internet is a network where hosts are interconnected via routers}}
\newglossaryentry{transport layer}{type=main,name={transport layer},description={4th layer in the OSI model, the internet is a network where hosts can communicate directly with each other}}
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\newglossaryentry{denial of service}{type=main,name={denial of service},description={A method for making a service unavailable to its users}}

\newglossaryentry{NetFlow}{type=main,name={NetFlow},description={Proprietary data format from Cisco describing traffic flows}}
\newglossaryentry{ephemeral port}{type=main,name={ephemeral port},description={Short-lived automatically allocated temporary port}}
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\newglossaryentry{contact port}{type=main,name={contact port},description={Fixed port used to contact a service}}
\newglossaryentry{well-known port}{type=main,name={well-known port},description={Fixed port that has been allocated by the IANA for a specific service}}
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\newacronym{ntnu}{NTNU}{the Norwegian University of Science and Technology}
\newacronym{csv}{CSV}{Comma Separated Value}
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\newacronym{bash}{Bash}{Bourne Again Shell}
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\newacronym{BGP}{BGP}{Border Gateway Protocol}
\newacronym{DNS}{DNS}{Domain Name System}
\newacronym{NTP}{NTP}{Network Time Protocol}
\newacronym{SMTP}{SMTP}{Simple Mail Transfer Protocol}
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\newacronym{SSH}{SSH}{Secure Shell}
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\newacronym{HTTP}{HTTP}{HyperText Transfer Protocol}
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\newacronym{HTTPS}{HTTPS}{HyperText Transfer Protocol Secure}
\newacronym{HDFS}{HDFS}{the Hadoop File System}
\newacronym{DoS}{DoS}{Denial of Service}