A Pattern-based Survey and Categorization of Network Covert Channel Techniques

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Network covert channels are used to hide communication inside network protocols. Various techniques for covert channels have arisen in the past few decades. We surveyed and analyzed 109 techniques developed between 1987 and 2013 and show that these techniques can be reduced to only 11 different patterns. Moreover, the majority (69.7%) of techniques… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/2684195

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