RFC Errata

Errata Search

Source of RFC  
Summary Table Full Records

RFC 3514, "The Security Flag in the IPv4 Header", April 2003

See Also: RFC 3514 w/ inline errata

Errata ID: 6552
Status: Verified
Type: Editorial
Publication Format(s) : TEXT

Reported By: Joe Peterson
Date Reported: 2021-04-20
Verifier Name: Eric Vyncke
Date Verified: 2021-04-20

Section 2 says:

        Insecure systems MAY chose to crash, be penetrated, etc.

It should say:

        Insecure systems MAY choose to crash, be penetrated, etc.


'Chose' is the past tense, and what is desired here is the future tense 'choose'.

-- verifier note --
While the submitter SHOULD have posted this on April the 1st for an April Fools' Day RFC. For added fun, the errata is verified by an non-English speaker...

Report New Errata

Advanced Search