SnortFlow: A OpenFlow-Based Intrusion Prevention System in Cloud Environment

  title={SnortFlow: A OpenFlow-Based Intrusion Prevention System in Cloud Environment},
  author={Tianyi Xing and Dijiang Huang and Le Xu and Chun-Jen Chung and Pankaj Khatkar},
  journal={2013 Second GENI Research and Educational Experiment Workshop},
Security has been one of the top concerns in clouds. It is challenging to construct a secure networking environment in clouds because the cloud is usually a hybrid networking system containing both physical and virtually overlaid networks. Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) and Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS) have been widely deployed to manipulate cloud security, with the latter providing additional prevention capabilities. This paper investigates into an OpenFlow and Snort based IPS called… CONTINUE READING
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