offloading layer 7 packet classification to hardware

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offloading layer 7 packet classification to hardware

uday-11
hi guys,

i just wanted to know if anyone has any experience with offloading PF
layer 7 packet classification with hardware accelerators such as
sensory networks's hyperscan ?

http://sensorynetworks.com/Products/HyperScan

sincerely,

uday

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Re: offloading layer 7 packet classification to hardware

Stuart Henderson
On 2008-10-30, uday <[hidden email]> wrote:
> hi guys,
>
> i just wanted to know if anyone has any experience with offloading PF
> layer 7 packet classification with hardware accelerators such as
> sensory networks's hyperscan ?

unlikely, because PF does not do layer 7 packet classification.

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Re: offloading layer 7 packet classification to hardware

Eduardo Meyer
how does pfsense classify p2p traffic?

On Thu, Oct 30, 2008 at 4:28 PM, Stuart Henderson <[hidden email]> wrote:
> On 2008-10-30, uday <[hidden email]> wrote:
>> hi guys,
>>
>> i just wanted to know if anyone has any experience with offloading PF
>> layer 7 packet classification with hardware accelerators such as
>> sensory networks's hyperscan ?
>
> unlikely, because PF does not do layer 7 packet classification.


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Re: offloading layer 7 packet classification to hardware

Bill Marquette
On Thu, Oct 30, 2008 at 2:39 PM, Eduardo Meyer <[hidden email]> wrote:
> how does pfsense classify p2p traffic?

via the ports it typically uses.

--Bill