A Case for a Stateful Middlebox Networking Stack

@article{Jamshed2015ACF,
  title={A Case for a Stateful Middlebox Networking Stack},
  author={Muhammad Asim Jamshed and Donghwi Kim and YoungGyoun Moon and Dongsu Han and KyoungSoo Park},
  journal={Computer Communication Review},
  year={2015},
  volume={45},
  pages={355-356}
}
Statful middleboxes such as intrustion detection systems, application-layer firewalls, and protocol analyzers are increasingly popular as they perform critical operations in modern networks. Such middleboxes typically operate by maintaining flow states of live TCP connections that pass through a network. Despite its growing demand, developing a stateful… CONTINUE READING