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Privacy considerations for DHCP

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (dhc WG)
Authors Sheng Jiang , Suresh Krishnan , Tomek Mrugalski
Last updated 2015-10-14 (Latest revision 2014-10-27)
Replaced by RFC 7819
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status (None)
Expired & archived
Stream WG state Adopted by a WG
Document shepherd (None)
IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-dhc-dhcp-privacy
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
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DHCP is a protocol that is used to provide addressing and configuration information to IPv4 hosts. This document discusses the various identifiers used by DHCP and the potential privacy issues.


Sheng Jiang
Suresh Krishnan
Tomek Mrugalski

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