[ipv6hackers] rfc5722 implementation
fernando at gont.com.ar
Mon Feb 20 07:19:23 CET 2012
On 02/18/2012 08:50 AM, Marc Heuse wrote:
> it seems that RFC 5722 (Handling of Overlapping IPv6 Fragments) is
> started to being implemented. I saw a patch for OpenBSD and it seems
> that Windows 7 got a silent patch for this.
> can anybody confirm? and are other OS affected too?
A few changes in the "fragmentation & reassembly" area have been happening:
1) Implementation of RFC 5722
2) Implemenation of "improved atomic fragment processing"
3) Improvement of the IPv6 Frag ID generation algorithm
So depending on what you're actually testing, there might be an
interaction among a few of these.
P.S.: I will post some test results asap.
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