Reference document

Org
IETF
Pubnum
RFC 5082
Date
2007-10-01
Version
Title
The Generalized TTL Security Mechanism (GTSM)

Applicability

The use of a packet’s Time to Live (TTL) (IPv4) or Hop Limit (IPv6) to verify whether the packet was originated by an adjacent node on a connected link has been used in many recent protocols. This document generalizes this technique.

Responsible Party

Name
FMN CPWG

Status

URI
https://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc5082.txt

History

Flag Date RFC Version
added 2017-05-01 9-6 10.0
UUID
452c5537-3236-4912-a142-5e260dc63438

Relationships

This standard is used by the following service profiles: