Using Online Planning and Acting to Recover from Cyberattacks on Software-defined Networks
Keywords:Acting And Planning, Software-defined Networks, Online Recovery From Cyberattacks
AbstractWe describe ACR-SDN, a system to monitor, diagnose, and quickly respond to attacks or failures that may occur in software-defined networks (SDNs). An integral part of ACR-SDN is its use of RAE+UPOM, an automated acting and planning engine that uses hierarchical refinement. To advise ACR-SDN on how to recover a target system from faults and attacks, RAE+UPOM uses attack recovery procedures written as hierarchical operational models. Our experimental results show that the use of refinement planning in ACR-SDN is successful in recovering SDNs from attacks with respect to five performance metrics: estimated time for recovery, efficiency, retry ratio, success ratio, and costEffectiveness.
How to Cite
Patra, S., Velazquez, A., Kang, M., & Nau, D. (2021). Using Online Planning and Acting to Recover from Cyberattacks on Software-defined Networks. Proceedings of the AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence, 35(17), 15377-15384. https://doi.org/10.1609/aaai.v35i17.17806
IAAI Technical Track on Emerging Applications of AI