Privacy considerations for DHCPv6

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (dhc WG)
Authors Suresh Krishnan  , Tomek Mrugalski  , Sheng Jiang 
Last updated 2015-10-14 (latest revision 2014-10-27)
Replaced by RFC 7824
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DHCPv6 is a protocol that is used to provide addressing and configuration information to IPv6 hosts. This document discusses the various identifiers used by DHCPv6 and the potential privacy issues.


Suresh Krishnan (
Tomek Mrugalski (
Sheng Jiang (

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