Guidelines for firewall vendors regarding MIPv6 traffic

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Authors Suresh Krishnan  , Yaron Sheffer  , Niklas Steinleitner  , Gabor Bajko 
Last updated 2012-04-19 (latest revision 2011-10-17)
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This document presents some recommendations for firewall vendors to help them implement their firewalls in a way that allows Mobile IPv6 and DSMIPv6 signaling and data messages to pass through. This document describes how to implement stateful packet filtering capability for MIPv6 and DSMIPv6.


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Gabor Bajko (

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