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Availability Strategies

Availability defines a family of strategies containing policies that detect attacks against the liveness or progress of a system.

For example, Availability can help you discover denial of service attacks and port or service shutdowns.

How to create an Availability Strategy

  • System Availability: Any technique jeopardizing the availability of system
  • Application Availability: Any technique affecting availability of applications but not the whole system’s
  • Monitoring Availability: Any technique jeopardizing present monitoring defenses
  • Generic: Any exploitation technique not falling within the above categories

Strategy types

Application Availability

Strategy Description
segfault Monitors the frequency of unhandled segmentation faults (invalid memory accesses resulting in a program crash)

Default Availability Strategies

Strategy Name Strategy Type
Repeated Program Crashes segfault