RFC 3519

Mobile IP Traversal of Network Address Translation (NAT) Devices, April 2003

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc3519.txt
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Authors:
H. Levkowetz
S. Vaarala
Stream:
IETF
Source:
mobileip (int)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC3519

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Abstract

Mobile IP's datagram tunnelling is incompatible with Network Address Translation (NAT). This document presents extensions to the Mobile IP protocol and a tunnelling method which permits mobile nodes using Mobile IP to operate in private address networks which are separated from the public internet by NAT devices. The NAT traversal is based on using the Mobile IP Home Agent UDP port for encapsulated data traffic. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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