Google Research

Cross Platform Network Access Control

  • Paul (Tony) Watson
RVASec 2013, RVASec 2013, RIchmond, VA


Discussion of Capirca, an open-sourced multi-platform Network ACL generation system. This talk will discuss the history of Capirca, originating as an internal Google project through its current form and use in the open-source community. Attendees will gain an understand of how to use the system to simplify and improve the efficiency and reliability of network security management. A significant portion of time will also be dedicated to an overview of how the software and libraries work internally, including how to develop new modules and contribute to the open source effort.

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