Survey of Security Hardening Methods for Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) Implementations

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Last updated 2012-09-13 (latest revision 2012-03-12)
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This document surveys methods to harden Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) implementations. It provides an overview of known attacks and refers to the corresponding solutions in the TCP standards.


Fernando Gont (

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