AH is pretty useless and perhaps should be deprecated

David Barak thegameiam at yahoo.com
Sat Nov 14 19:28:20 CST 2009


I've seen AH used as a "prove that this hasn't been through a NAT" mechanism.  In this context, it's pretty much perfect.

However, what I don't understand is where the dislike for it originates: if you don't like it, don't run it.  It is useful in certain cases, and it's already in all of the production IPSec implementations.  Why the hate?
David Barak
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