IPv4/IPv6 Source Address Verification

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Authors Fred Baker  , Ralph Droms 
Last updated 2007-06-19
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This note proposes a practical solution to Internet Layer Source Address Verification. The purpose of such verification is to prevent attacks from using spoofed addresses and to facilitate the tracking of attack datagrams to the computers that send them.


Fred Baker (fred.baker@cisco.com)
Ralph Droms (rdroms@cisco.com)

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