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icmpv6-malformed (IDS Screen Next Gen Services)


Hierarchy Level


Identify and drop malformed ICMPv6 packets, which might cause damage to the device and network. Examples of malformed IPv6 packets are packets that are too big (message type 2), that have the next header set to routing (43), or that have a routing header set to hop-by hop.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

interface-control—To add this statement to the configuration.

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 19.3R2.