[ipv6hackers] IPv6 host scanning in IPv6
fgont at si6networks.com
Sat Apr 21 15:31:54 CEST 2012
Thanks so much for your feedback! -- Please find my comments in-line...
On 04/20/2012 08:01 AM, Christiaan Ottow wrote:
> Section 3.1.2 of the draft states:
> It is important to note that "privacy addresses" are generated in
> addition to traditional SLAAC addresses (i.e., based on IEEE
> identifiers): traditional SLAAC addresses are employed for incoming
> According to my best knowledge, this isn't completely true. I haven't
> tested this myself, but it seems that OpenBSD (in the -current and
> the upcoming 5.1)
Last time I checked (not long ago), OpenBSD did not implement RFC 4941
(privacy addresses) at all. Could you please double-check this?
> drops the EUI-64 address when a privacy address has
> been generated, thus having only the privacy address as global scope
This would be somewhat weird, since you usually want a stable address in
addition of privacy/temporary addresses.
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