Reference document

Org
IETF
Pubnum
RFC 7721
Date
2016-03
Version
Title
Security and Privacy Considerations for IPv6 Address Generation Mechanisms

Applicability

This document discusses privacy and security considerations for several IPv6 address generation mechanisms, both standardized and non-standardized. It evaluates how different mechanisms mitigate different threats and the trade-offs that implementors, developers, and users face in choosing different addresses or address generation mechanisms.

Responsible Party

Name
FMN CPWG

Status

URI
https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/html/rfc7721

History

Flag Date RFC Version
added 2022-05-06 14.032 15.0
UUID
64e12330-47e7-414d-80df-36323f01b2d6

Relationships

This standard is used by the following service profiles: