RFC 4601, "Protocol Independent Multicast - Sparse Mode (PIM-SM): Protocol Specification (Revised)", August 2006
Note: This RFC has been obsoleted by RFC 7761Source of RFC: pim (rtg)
Errata ID: 1199
Status: Held for Document Update
Publication Format(s) : TEXT
Reported By: Maren Peasley
Date Reported: 2007-12-21
Held for Document Update by: Adrian Farrel
Date Held: 2009-08-26
Section 6.4 says:
There are a number of possible denial-of-service attacks against PIM that can be caused by generating false PIM protocol messages or even by generating data false traffic.
It should say:
What does “or even by generating data false traffic” mean?
[Adrian Farrel] Clearly "or even by generating false data traffic."