Secure dynamic adaptive traffic masking

  title={Secure dynamic adaptive traffic masking},
  author={Brenda Timmerman},
As public internetworks are increasingly used for secure communications, the need grows for end-to-end protection fi'om traffic analysis. The additional protection of Traffic Flow Confidentiality can be detrimental to performance when padding is used to mask traffic patterns. Traffic masking policies that are responsive to system service requirements can improve performance, but secure adaptive traffic masking has to balance performance requirements with system protection requirements. This… CONTINUE READING