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I-D ACTION:draft-savola-ipv6-rh-ha-security-02.txt



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	Title		: Security of IPv6 Routing Header and Home Address 
                          Options
	Author(s)	: P. Savola
	Filename	: draft-savola-ipv6-rh-ha-security-02.txt
	Pages		: 18
	Date		: 04-Mar-02
	
All IPv6 nodes must be able to process Routing Header [IPV6] and Home
Address [MIPV6] Options.  With these, packet filter access lists can
be tricked (among other things) as the destination and source
addresses, respectively, are being rewritten as the packet traverses
the network.  Some of the security considerations of these features
are analyzed, and a few possible solutions presented.

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