Route Leaks Identification by Detecting Routing Loops, SecureComm2015

Song Li, Haixin Duan, Zhiliang Wang, and Xing Li, Tsinghua University

Abstract

Route leaks have become an important security problem of inter-domain routing. Operators increasingly suffer from large-scale or small-scale route leak incidents in recent years. Route leaks can redirect traffic to unintended networks, which puts the traffic at risk …

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Cookies Lack Integrity: Real world (Usenix Sec2015)

A cookie can contain a “secure” flag, indicating that it should be only sent over an HTTPS connection. Yet there is no corresponding flag to indicate how a cookie was set: attackers who act as a man-in-the-midddle even temporarily on an HTTP session can inject cookies which will be attached …

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