Securing IPv6 Neighbor Discovery

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The known security vulnerabilities in Neighbor Discovery have not been properly dealt with. This note suggests some techniques based on cryptographically generated addresses and probes that may be applied even in the absence of a pre-established security relationship between the parties involved.


Gabriel Montenegro (

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