Does the ProxySG support RFC 6191?

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Article ID: 170269

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Advanced Secure Gateway Software - ASG ProxySG Software - SGOS

Issue/Introduction

You are wanting to know if the ProxySG supports RFC 6191 - Reducing the TIME-WAIT State Using TCP Timestamps

Resolution

Currently, the ProxySG does not support RFC 6191. However, the ProxySG does support manually controlling the 2 Maximum Segment Life (2MSL) feature.

See this article regarding the control of the TCP 2MSL:

Will reducing the TCP 2msl value helps in reducing CPU utilization?