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BGP4 Server Suite Data Sheet
Test Suite:
BGP4 Server Suite
Direction:
Server

Border Gateway Protocol 4 (BGP4) is delivered via TCP. The primary function of a BGP speaking system is to exchange network reachability information with other BGP systems. This network reachability information includes information on the list of Autonomous Systems (ASes) that reachability information traverses.This test suite can be used to test BGP4 Server implementations for security flaws and robustness problems.

Used specifications

Specification
Title
Notes
RFC1700
Assigned Numbers
Address Family Numbers only
RFC1771
A Border Gateway Protocol 4 (BGP-4)
Obsoleted by RFC4271
RFC1863
A BGP/IDRP Route Server alternative to a full mesh routing
RFC1997
BGP Communities Attribute
RFC2283
Multiprotocol Extensions for BGP-4
Obsoleted by RFC2858
RFC2545
Use of BGP-4 Multiprotocol Extensions for IPv6 Inter-Domain Routing
RFC2842
Capabilities Advertisement with BGP-4
Obsoleted by RFC3392
RFC2858
Multiprotocol Extensions for BGP-4
Obsoleted by RFC4760
RFC2918
Route Refresh Capability for BGP-4
RFC3107
Carrying Label Information in BGP-4
Obsoleted by RFC8277
RFC3392
Capabilities Advertisement with BGP-4
Obsoleted by RFC5492
RFC4271
A Border Gateway Protocol 4 (BGP-4)
RFC4360
BGP Extended Communities Attribute
RFC4456
An Alternative to Full Mesh Internal BGP (IBGP)
RFC4486
Subcodes for BGP Cease Notification Message
RFC4724
Graceful Restart Mechanism for BGP
RFC4760
Multiprotocol Extensions for BGP-4
RFC4761
Virtual Private LAN Service (VPLS) Using BGP for Auto-Discovery and Signaling
RFC4875
Resource Reservation Protocol - Traffic Engineering (RSVP-TE) for Point-to-Multipoint TE Label Switched Paths (LSPs)
P2MP LSP Tunnel SESSION Object encoding only.
RFC4893
BGP Support for Four-octet AS Number Space
RFC5291
Outbound Route Filtering Capability for BGP-4
RFC5492
Capabilities Advertisement with BGP-4
RFC5512
The BGP Encapsulation Subsequent Address Family Identifier (SAFI) and the BGP Tunnel Encapsulation Attribute
Obsoleted by RFC9012
RFC5549
Advertising IPv4 Network Layer Reachability Information with an IPv6 Next Hop
RFC5566
Advertising IPv4 Network Layer Reachability Information with an IPv6 Next Hop
Obsoleted by RFC9012
RFC6388
Label Distribution Protocol Extensions for Point-to-Multipoint and Multipoint-to-Multipoint Label Switched Paths
Point to Multipoint and Multipoint to Multipoint FECs encoding only.
RFC6514
BGP Encodings and Procedures for Multicast in MPLS/BGP IP VPNs
RFC5575
Dissemination of Flow Specification Rules
Obsoleted by RFC8955
RFC5640
Load-Balancing for Mesh Softwires
Supported in anomaly cases
RFC5701
IPv6 Address Specific BGP Extended Community Attribute
Supported in anomaly cases
RFC7432
BGP MPLS-Based Ethernet VPN
Supported in anomaly cases
RFC8277
Using BGP to Bind MPLS Labels to Address Prefixes
Supported in anomaly cases
RFC8955
Dissemination of Flow Specification Rules
Supported in anomaly cases
RFC9012
The BGP Tunnel Encapsulation Attribute
Supported in anomaly cases
RFC9136
IP Prefix Advertisement in Ethernet VPN (EVPN)
Supported in anomaly cases
RFC9251
Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP) and Multicast Listener Discovery (MLD) Proxies for Ethernet VPN (EVPN)
Supported in anomaly cases
draft-ietf-idr-dynamic-cap-10
Dynamic Capability for BGP-4
draft-ietf-idr-as-pathlimit-03
The AS_PATHLIMIT Path Attribute
draft-ietf-idr-segment-routing-te-policy-17
Advertising Segment Routing Policies in BGP
Supported in anomaly cases
draft-ietf-bess-evpn-bum-procedure-updates-14
Updates on EVPN BUM Procedures
Supported in anomaly cases

Tool-specific information

Tested messages
Notes
Specifications
OPEN
RFC4271
UPDATE
RFC4271
NOTIFICATION
RFC4271
KEEPALIVE
RFC4271
ROUTE-REFRESH
RFC2918
DYNAMIC-CAPABILITY
draft-ietf-idr-dynamic-cap-10
LIST
Obsolete
RFC1863
Test tool general features
  • Fully automated black-box negative testing
  • Ready-made test cases
  • Written in Java(tm)
  • GUI command line remote interface modes
  • Instrumentation (health-check) capability
  • Support and maintenance
  • Comprehensive user documentation
  • Results reporting and analysis