DHCP Auto-configure Option (Option code 116) Deprecated

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RFC2563 defines the DHCP Auto-configure option, which controls whether a DHCP client uses address auto-configuration. Because of the potential threat of a denial of service attack, the use of RFC2563 is deprecated.


Ralph Droms (rdroms@cisco.com)

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