Security Considerations for SRv6 Networks

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Authors Cheng Li  , Zhenbin Li  , Chongfeng Xie  , Hui Tian  , Jianwei Mao 
Last updated 2020-05-07 (latest revision 2019-11-04)
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SRv6 inherits potential security vulnerabilities from Source Routing in general, and also from IPv6. This document describes various threats and security concerns related to SRv6 networks and existing approaches to solve these threats.


Cheng Li (
Zhenbin Li (
Chongfeng Xie (
Hui Tian (
Jianwei Mao (

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