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Last Call Review of draft-ietf-babel-source-specific-06

Request Review of draft-ietf-babel-source-specific
Requested revision No specific revision (document currently at 08)
Type Last Call Review
Team Security Area Directorate (secdir)
Deadline 2020-10-27
Requested 2020-10-13
Authors Matthieu Boutier , Juliusz Chroboczek
I-D last updated 2020-10-25
Completed reviews Rtgdir Early review of -01 by Joel M. Halpern (diff)
Rtgdir Last Call review of -06 by He Jia (diff)
Genart Last Call review of -06 by Dan Romascanu (diff)
Opsdir Last Call review of -06 by Dan Romascanu (diff)
Secdir Last Call review of -06 by Rifaat Shekh-Yusef (diff)
Assignment Reviewer Rifaat Shekh-Yusef
State Completed
Request Last Call review on draft-ietf-babel-source-specific by Security Area Directorate Assigned
Posted at
Reviewed revision 06 (document currently at 08)
Result Has nits
Completed 2020-10-25
Section 7, Second Paragraph:

  “A node MUST NOT send more that one Source Prefix sub-TLV in a TLV, and a node
   receiving more than one Source Prefix sub-TLV in a single TLV SHOULD
   ignore this TLV.  It MAY ignore the whole packet.”

1. “That” -> “Than”
2. This paragraph implies that a node might accept the TLV with more than one
Source Prefix sub-TLV, but it does not state when a node can do that. You might
want to elaborate on the conditions that a node is allowed to do that.

Otherwise, the security considerations section seems reasonable and addresses
the issues that might arise because of the added flexibility of the source