VAMPIRE MIL-STD-1553 Anomaly Detection and Data Recording

Supporting up to four channels, Vampire is a MIL-STD-1553 ethernet data diode capable of bus monitoring and logging.  One directional data flow offers safe and secure implementation into any MIL-STD-1553 data bus.  Providing up to 10 hours of data recording, Vampire can be utilized for an array of bus monitoring activities including: predictive maintenance, reverse engineering, anomaly detection, and as a real-time secondary display. Included in the purchase of Vampire is a comprehensive software package allowing users to easily: parse data for analysis, perform anomaly detection, replay recorded data, easily visualize data captures, demodulate captured data, perform real-time playback, among other use case applications.

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• Packetizes 8 BC and RT responses into a UDP packet for transfer efficiency

• Decodes incoming 1553 traffic

• Creates timestamp for bus controller (BC) command message at 5 ns

• Sends all decode data in UDP format out of Ethernet port

• Measures remote terminal (RT) response time to 5 ns


• Bus maintenance monitors and alerts

• Anomaly detection of bus traffic

• Can be used with commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) Ethernet tools

• Deep dive post forensics analysis of MIL-STD 1553 traffic (ICD verification, predictive maintenance, etc.)

• Statistical analysis of bus health during flight

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