Service provider story about tracking down TCP RSTs

Bjørn Mork bjorn at
Sun Sep 2 10:49:39 UTC 2018

William Herrin <bill at> writes:

> On Sun, Sep 2, 2018 at 6:06 AM, Bjørn Mork <bjorn at> wrote:
>> William Herrin <bill at> writes:
>> I didn't see a security section in your document.  Did you consider the
>> side effects of this sequence number abuse?
> Hi Bjørn,
> In the "issues and criticisms" section.

I can see the effect on syn cookies being disussed there, but I don't
think that covers all concerns wrt more predicatable sequence numbers.

See RFC6528, including its references.


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