InCC: Hiding Information by Mimicking Traffic In Network Flows

Luis Campo Giralte, Cristina Conde, Isaac Martin De Diego, Enrique Cabello


This article proposes and implements a light-weight covert channel called InCC, which is designed to produce a undetectable communication channel between systems. This channel, fully transparent to any network analysis, is able to send messages on the same production network without compromising its existence. By using techniques like encryption, address spoofing, signatures and traffic analysis, the channel is able to hide the flows on the network without compromising the source and destination.


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Paper Citation

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Campo Giralte L., Conde C., Martin De Diego I. and Cabello E. (2013). InCC: Hiding Information by Mimicking Traffic In Network Flows . In Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Security and Cryptography - Volume 1: SECRYPT, (ICETE 2013) ISBN 978-989-8565-73-0, pages 5-14. DOI: 10.5220/0004436600050014

in Bibtex Style

author={Luis Campo Giralte and Cristina Conde and Isaac Martin De Diego and Enrique Cabello},
title={InCC: Hiding Information by Mimicking Traffic In Network Flows},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Security and Cryptography - Volume 1: SECRYPT, (ICETE 2013)},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Security and Cryptography - Volume 1: SECRYPT, (ICETE 2013)
TI - InCC: Hiding Information by Mimicking Traffic In Network Flows
SN - 978-989-8565-73-0
AU - Campo Giralte L.
AU - Conde C.
AU - Martin De Diego I.
AU - Cabello E.
PY - 2013
SP - 5
EP - 14
DO - 10.5220/0004436600050014