AH is pretty useless and perhaps should be deprecated

Bill Fehring lists at billfehring.com
Sun Nov 15 23:29:58 CST 2009


On Sun, Nov 15, 2009 at 20:48, Joel Jaeggli <joelja at bogus.com> wrote:
> Owen DeLong wrote:
>> I've never seen anyone use AH vs. ESP.
>
> OSPFv3?

Maybe I'm asking a dumb question, but why would one prefer AH over ESP
for OSPFv3?

RFC4552:
"In order to provide authentication to OSPFv3, implementations MUST
support ESP and MAY support AH."

-Bill




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