Triggering ND Address Resolution on Receiving DAD-NS
draft-halpern-6man-nd-pre-resolve-addr-00

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Abstract

This draft proposes a new optional event to trigger address resolution using IPv6 Neighbor Discovery. This helps optimize router performance, and can help mitigate certain potential ND-related denial-of-service attacks. Upon receiving a DAD-NS message, the neighbor solicitation message used to detect duplicate addresses, if the target address encoded in the DAD-NS is not a duplicate address, the receiving device responds by triggering address resolution for the target address in the DAD-NS, in preparation for expectant future communication with the sending device.

Authors

Ing-Wher Chen (ing-wher.chen@ericsson.com)
Joel Halpern (joel.halpern@ericsson.com)

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