Jul 11 2015

The “Evil” Bit

Category: Humour,Networks,Security,StandardsTeknovis @ 6:37 pm

I had to read about the “Evil” bit in Request for Comments: 3514 this afternoon!

I wonder why it never caught-on!

One Response to “The “Evil” Bit”

  1. Eimhin says:

    Designing a protocol to communicate malicious data seems a bit pointless. Why wouldn’t routers just block traffic they deem unsafe?