Privacy in IPv6 Network Prefix Assignment

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This document discusses privacy concerns around network prefix assignment in IPv6. It evaluates the privacy threat, proposes a set of ideal criteria for strong privacy, and suggests solutions to achieve a high degree of privacy in addressing.


Tom Herbert (

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