Is QUIC protocol still a security concern?

phphil Posts: 36  Freshman Member
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edited April 2021 in Security

I've ridden that QUIC protocol developed by google, can be a security risk because is not recognized as web traffic by the firewall (usg 210) and then not filtered correctly.

The issue is still current?

In order to prevent I currently use a security policy, which block/deny outgoing traffic from LAN to WAN, on port UDP 443

Thank you for your support

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  • zyman2008
    zyman2008 Posts: 199  Master Member
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    As I study for year still now.

    I cannot find firewall on the market that claim it can identify the web request via QUIC protocol.

    Look like the current work-around is using firewall rule to block UDP destination port 443 to force Chorme to go for standard HTTP protocol.

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