From: Steven M. Bellovin (no email)
Date: Sun Nov 13 2005 - 14:34:07 EST
In message <>, Peter Dambier writes:
>Christopher L. Morrow wrote:
>> I don't believe there is a 'rfc1918' in v6 (yet), I agree that it doesn't
>> seem relevant, damaging perhaps though :)
>Yes, there was rfc1918 in IPv6 right from the beginning:
>Site local addresses "0xF80" dont leave a site. They can be routed within
>a site but they never get outside. Just like rfc1918 addresses do.
Yes, and site-local addresses have been removed from the spec, because
of the many problems they cause.
--Steven M. Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb