Using Integrity Check Values and Timestamps For Router Admittance in NHDP

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Last updated 2012-11-30 (latest revision 2012-05-29)
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This document specifies a security extension to the MANET Neighborhood Discovery Protocol (NHDP). The extension introduces the use of Integrity Check Values (ICVs) and Timestamps in HELLO messages in order to provide a router admittance mechanism, and therefore to counter a selection of security threats to NHDP.


Ulrich Herberg (
Thomas Clausen (

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