Issues With Port-Restricted IP Addresses
draft-thaler-port-restricted-ip-issues-00

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Abstract

This document discusses issues with assigning an IP address to a host interface such that the IP address may only be used with a restricted set of ports. This concept is referred to herein as a port- restricted IP address. A number of issues with this concept are documented, and the issues are contrasted with other approaches to dealing with IPv4 address exhaustion.

Authors

Dave Thaler (dthaler@microsoft.com)

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