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Secure Neighbor Discovery (SEND)
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Secure Neighbor Discovery (SEND)

Overview Neighbor Discovery Protocol (NDP) is defined in RFCs 2461[7] and 2462[8]. It has specific functions like Neighbor Discovery (ND), Address Auto-configuration, Router Discovery (RD), Neighbor Un-reachability Detection (NUD), Address Resolution, Duplicate Address Detection (DAD), Redirection etc. The NDP message format is given below. Cryptographic Generated Addresses (CGA) In basic CGA, 62 bits are used…

Research & Development of the Internet Protocol
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Research & Development of the Internet Protocol

Introduction The Palo Alto Research Center (PARC) that was formerly called Xerox PARC is a Research and Development (R&D) company based in Palo Alto, California. The company began as an R&D division of the Xerox Corporation. The company was founded in the year 1970 and was incorporated as a wholly owned subsidiary of the Xerox…

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The Kame Project

Introduction The KAME project offers free Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) and Internet Protocol security (IPsec) protocol stack implementation for the different variants of Berkeley Software Distribution (BSD) Unix operating system. The KAME project is a Japanese initiative where the term ‘KAME’ is derived from the name of the place ‘Karigome’ where the KAME project…