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RE: Why do DATA frames have padding?

From: Mike Bishop <Michael.Bishop@microsoft.com>
Date: Wed, 7 May 2014 19:51:05 +0000
To: Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>
CC: Greg Wilkins <gregw@intalio.com>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <0c58ab88e034482c8dbe7cea443dc000@BY2PR03MB091.namprd03.prod.outlook.com>
Heh -- sending a PING response without having gotten a PING in the first place (or yet, if it's in flight) has the potential to mess with many state machines....  That's an interesting attack.

-----Original Message-----
From: Martin Thomson [mailto:martin.thomson@gmail.com] 
Sent: Wednesday, May 7, 2014 11:12 AM
To: Mike Bishop
Cc: Greg Wilkins; HTTP Working Group
Subject: Re: Why do DATA frames have padding?

On 7 May 2014 09:48, Mike Bishop <Michael.Bishop@microsoft.com> wrote:
> PING requires a response, which is superfluous.

Just set the PONG bit :)  ...or ACK for those sticklers.
Received on Wednesday, 7 May 2014 19:51:35 UTC

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