RFC 8116

Security Threats to the Optimized Link State Routing Protocol Version 2 (OLSRv2), May 2017

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc8116.txt
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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Authors:
T. Clausen
U. Herberg
J. Yi
Stream:
IETF
Source:
manet (rtg)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC8116

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Abstract

This document analyzes common security threats to the Optimized Link State Routing Protocol version 2 (OLSRv2) and describes their potential impacts on Mobile Ad Hoc Network (MANET) operations. It also analyzes which of these security vulnerabilities can be mitigated when using the mandatory-to-implement security mechanisms for OLSRv2 and how the vulnerabilities are mitigated.


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