Tag Archives: retro-future

mtracecap: New utility for multi-point capture released

mtracecap v0.1 (beta) has been released (available at https://ant.isi.edu/software/mtracecap/index.html) This tool is designed to capture packets from multiple sources and write its output to a single file.  Its build requires a local install of libtrace library (version 4.0 or older) … Continue reading

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new conference paper “Anycast Latency: How Many Sites Are Enough?” in PAM 2017

The paper “Anycast Latency: How Many Sites Are Enough?” will appear at PAM 2017, the Conference on Passive and Active Measurement Conference in March 2017 in Sydney, Australia (available at http://www.isi.edu/~johnh/PAPERS/Schmidt17a.pdf)       From the abstract: Anycast is widely used … Continue reading

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new talk “Anycast vs. DDoS: Evaluating Nov. 30” at DNS-OARC

John Heidemann gave the talk “Anycast vs. DDoS: Evaluating Nov. 30” at DNS-OARC in Dallas, Texas, USA on October 16, 2016.  Slides are available at http://www.isi.edu/~johnh/PAPERS/Heidemann16c.pdf.   From the abstract: Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attacks continue to be a major threat … Continue reading

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new talk “Anycast Latency: How Many Sites are Enough?” at DNS-OARC

John Heidemann gave the talk “Anycast Latency: How Many Sites are Enough?” at DNS-OARC in Dallas, Texas, USA on October 16, 2016.  Slides are available at http://www.isi.edu/~johnh/PAPERS/Heidemann16b.pdf. From the abstract: This talk will evaluate anycast latency. An anycast service uses … Continue reading

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new conference paper “Anycast vs. DDoS: Evaluating the November 2015 Root DNS Event” in IMC 2016

The paper “Anycast vs. DDoS: Evaluating the November 2015 Root DNS Event” will appear at ACM Internet Measurement Conference in November 2016 in Santa Monica, California, USA. (available at http://www.isi.edu/~weilan/PAPER/IMC2016camera.pdf) From the abstract: Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attacks continue to be a major threat in … Continue reading

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timefind v1.0.3 released with recursion support

timefind v1.0.3 has been released (available at https://ant.isi.edu/software/timefind/). indexer and timefind will handle the indexing and selection of multiple network data types given some time range. Major changes in 1.0.3 include: new file processors for .csv, .fsdb, syslog, and BGP/MRT … Continue reading

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new software dnsanon_rssac

We have released version 1.3 of dnsanon_rssac on 2016-06-13, a tool that processes DNS data seen in packet captures (typcally pcap format) to generate RSSAC-002 statistics reports. Our tool is at https://ant.isi.edu/software/dnsanon_rssac/index.html, with a description at https://ant.isi.edu/software/dnsanon_rssac/README.html .  Our tool builds on … Continue reading

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new RFC “Specification for DNS over Transport Layer Security (TLS)”

The Internet RFC-7858, “Specification for DNS over Transport Layer Security (TLS)”, was just released by the ITEF as a Standards Track document. From the abstract: This document describes the use of Transport Layer Security (TLS) to provide privacy for DNS. Encryption … Continue reading

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new technical report “Anycast Latency: How Many Sites Are Enough?”

We have released a new technical report “Anycast Latency: How Many Sites Are Enough?”, ISI-TR-2016-708, available at http://www.isi.edu/%7ejohnh/PAPERS/Schmidt16a.pdf. From the abstract: Anycast is widely used today to provide important services including naming and content, with DNS and Content Delivery Networks … Continue reading

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new workshop paper “Assessing Co-Locality of IP Blocks” in GI 2016

The paper “Assessing Co-Locality of IP Blocks” appeared in the 19th IEEE  Global Internet Symposium on April 11, 2016 in San Francisco, CA, USA and is available at (http://www.cs.colostate.edu/~manafgh/publications/Assessing-Co-Locality-of-IP-Block-GI2016.pdf). The datasets are available at (https://ant.isi.edu/datasets/geolocation/). From the abstract: Many IP Geolocation services … Continue reading

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