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RFC 2322: Management of IP numbers by peg-dhcp
This RFC describes a protocol to dynamically hand out ip-numbers on field networks and small events that don't necessarily have a clear organisational body.


ie. using clothes pegs!
pegs  dhcp  hacks  rfcs  hip97  hip  protocols  clothespegs 
4 weeks ago by jm
RFC 7754 - Technical Considerations for Internet Service Blocking and Filtering
The Internet is structured to be an open communications medium. This
openness is one of the key underpinnings of Internet innovation, but
it can also allow communications that may be viewed as undesirable by
certain parties. Thus, as the Internet has grown, so have mechanisms
to limit the extent and impact of abusive or objectionable
communications. Recently, there has been an increasing emphasis on
"blocking" and "filtering", the active prevention of such
communications. This document examines several technical approaches
to Internet blocking and filtering in terms of their alignment with
the overall Internet architecture. When it is possible to do so, the
approach to blocking and filtering that is most coherent with the
Internet architecture is to inform endpoints about potentially
undesirable services, so that the communicants can avoid engaging in
abusive or objectionable communications. We observe that certain
filtering and blocking approaches can cause unintended consequences
to third parties, and we discuss the limits of efficacy of various
approaches.


(via Tony Finch)
via:fanf  blocking  censorship  filtering  internet  rfcs  rfc  isps 
march 2016 by jm
IETF expedited publication of RFC6449 before J.D. Falk passed away
I had no idea JD was sick. Very saddened to hear about this, he was a nice guy and a great member of the anti-spam community :(
jd-falk  death  cancer  rfcs  ietf  anti-spam  people 
november 2011 by jm
RFC 5782 - DNS Blacklists and Whitelists
John Levine gets DNS*Ls standardized, at last. we should really check SpamAssassin to see if it's compliant, I guess ;)
dnsbls  anti-spam  dnswl  dnsbl  rfcs  standards  via:fanf  from delicious
february 2010 by jm

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