Security Requirements in the Software Defined Networking Model

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Authors Sam Hartman  , Dacheng Zhang 
Last updated 2013-10-19 (latest revision 2013-04-17)
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Software defined/driven networks provide new dimensions of flexibility in network design. This document analyzes security requirements as we design protocols to support multiple network applications on an SDN in an open manner.


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