GENEVA, Aug. 17 -- Publication No. WO/2015/118553 was published on Aug. 13.
Title of the invention: "METHOD AND DEVICE FOR DETECTING A MALICIOUS SCTP RECEIVER TERMINAL."
Applicants: COUNCIL OF SCIENTIFIC & INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH (IN).
Inventors: Anil Kumar Vengalil (IN) and Das Debabrata (IN).
According to the abstract* posted by the World Intellectual Property Organization: "A method and a device are provided for categorizing a Stream Control Transmission Protocol (SCTP) receiver terminal (120) as a malicious SCTP receiver terminal, which generates spoofed optimistic SCTP selective acknowledgement (SACK) packet for exploiting a SCTP transmitter terminal as a flood source for Denial-of-Service attacks.