A New SDN Traffic Control Application for Security Routing in Critical Infrastructures

Davide Adami, Stefano Giordano, Giuseppe D'Amore, Mauro Alberto Brignoli, Enrique de la Hoz, German Lopez-Civera


In the framework of the EU-FP7 SCOUT project, RECOVER is a subsystem that enables a satellite infrastructure, and more specifically the ground control segment, with traffic control capabilities. Basically, RECOVER applies rules (forward, drop, re-route) to traffic flows. In this paper, we discuss the preliminary architecture of the RECOVER subsystem. The design is based on SDN, a novel approach for computer networking that allows network administrators to manage network services through the abstraction of higher-level functionalities. The core of the subsystem is a new traffic control application that provides policy-based secure routing, i.e., the ability to take on routing decisions driven by physical or network security targets.


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Adami D., Giordano S., D'Amore G., Brignoli M., Hoz E. and Lopez-Civera G. (2016). A New SDN Traffic Control Application for Security Routing in Critical Infrastructures . In - DCCI, (ICETE 2016) ISBN , pages 0-0. DOI: 10.5220/0006017501290138

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author={Davide Adami and Stefano Giordano and Giuseppe D'Amore and Mauro Alberto Brignoli and Enrique de la Hoz and German Lopez-Civera},
title={A New SDN Traffic Control Application for Security Routing in Critical Infrastructures},
booktitle={ - DCCI, (ICETE 2016)},

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JO - - DCCI, (ICETE 2016)
TI - A New SDN Traffic Control Application for Security Routing in Critical Infrastructures
SN -
AU - Adami D.
AU - Giordano S.
AU - D'Amore G.
AU - Brignoli M.
AU - Hoz E.
AU - Lopez-Civera G.
PY - 2016
SP - 0
EP - 0
DO - 10.5220/0006017501290138