Configuration Tips

BGP Route Security

BGP route security. Router Freak

Whenever there is a new attack on the Internet that has anything to do with BGP (Border Gateway Protocol), you hear the commonly used phrase that goes something like “BGP is based on the inherent trust model with no inbuilt security”. While that is true (as we will see in …

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How to Configure LLDP

How to configure LLDP

LLDP (Link Layer Discovery Protocol) is an IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) standard protocol (IEEE 802.1AB) that defines messages, encapsulated in Ethernet frames for the purpose of giving devices a means of announcing basic device information to other devices on the LAN (Local Area Network) through periodic retransmissions …

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