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Date:	Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:57:37 +0200
From:	Hagen Paul Pfeifer <>
To:	Fernando Gont <>
Cc:	Hannes Frederic Sowa <>,
	netdev <>
Subject: Re: [RFC PATCH net-next] ipv6: stop sending PTB packets for MTU < 1280

On 27 August 2014 22:33, Fernando Gont <> wrote:

> Hence the trivial way to mitigate this attack is to drop incoming ICMPv6
> PTB1280 (or, at the very least, don't react to them by sending all
> subsequent packets with a Fragment Header).

Any news from the v6ops people - what is your suggestion Fernando?
Should we wait for more v6ops input?

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