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The Security Flag in the IPv4 Header

Bellovin, Steven Michael

Firewalls, packet filters, intrusion detection systems, and the like often have difficulty distinguishing between packets that have malicious intent and those that are merely unusual. We define a security flag in the IPv4 header as a means of distinguishing the two cases.

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Academic Units
Computer Science
Publisher
Internet Engineering Task Force
Series
RFC, 3514
Published Here
June 30, 2010
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