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Date:	Wed, 02 May 2007 14:55:53 -0400
From:	Vlad Yasevich <>
To:	Topher Fischer <>
Subject: Re: ARP Spoofing

Topher Fischer wrote:
> Does the kernel have any protection against ARP spoofing?  If not, does
> anybody know why not? (As in, nobody has done anything, or because of A,
> B, and C).
> Thanks,

If by arp spoofing you mean receiving arp replies from multiple sources and
trusting all of them, then I haven't seen anything.  I speaking from
experience as having been bitten by this in earlier kernels (2.6.15 and 2.6.17),
it's a pita to diagnose in a large environment.

I don't know the history as to why nothing has has been done.


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