IPv6 Confusion

Leen Besselink leen at consolejunkie.net
Wed Feb 18 21:08:04 UTC 2009

Raymond Dijkxhoorn wrote:
> Hi!


>>> networks with visitors have shown a serious problem with rouge RAs
>> Does that get better with RAs from the good routers turned off?
>> Aria Stewart
>> aredridel at nbtsc.org
> Is there something like RA filtering on switches yet, so end users can
> be filtered? Just like the dhcp stuff thats available on most switches
> nowdays... ?
> Its as annoying as fake DHCP servers...

When I asked about this on an other list someone suggested RA-guard
is what is supposed to be the solution:

http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-ietf-v6ops-ra-guard-01 ?

Not sure about implementations though, haven't had the time to check yet.

> Bye,
> Raymond.

See you again,

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