Revised BGP Maximum Prefix Limits

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This document updates RFC4271 by revising control mechanism which limit the negative impact of route leaks (RFC7908) and/or resource exhaustion in Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) implementations.


Job Snijders (
Melchior Aelmans (

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