FOREVER - Fault/intrusiOn REmoVal through Evolution & Recovery
What is FOREVER?

What is FOREVER?

FOREVER is a one-year research project (Jan-Dec 2008) funded by the European Union through the ReSIST Network of Excellence.

The goal of the project is to develop aFault/intrusiOn REmoVal through Evolution & Recovery (FOREVER) service.This service can be used to enhance the resilience of replicated systems,namely those that can be affected by malicious attacks.

FOREVER addressesthree of the research gaps identified in ReSIST D13 deliverable, namely: GE1 –Evolution of Threats, GA3 – Dependability Cases, and GD1 – Diversity forSecurity. In order to achieve the project goal, the work will be divided intothree main tasks:

  • definition of the FOREVER service architecture;
  • analysis ofhow diversity can be managed;
  • evaluation of the FOREVER service and developmentof a dependability case.
The project team is composed of persons belonging tothree ReSIST partners and two ReSIST affiliates.