Operational Security Considerations for IPv6 Networks
draft-vyncke-opsec-v6-01

 
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Abstract

Network managers know how to operate securely IPv4 network: whether it is the Internet or an enterprise internal network. IPv6 presents some new security challenges. RFC 4942 describes the security issues in the protocol but network managers need also a more practical, operation-minded best common practices. This document analyzes the operational security issues in all places of a network (service providers, enterprises and residential users) and proposes technical and procedural mitigations techniques.

Authors

KK Chittimaneni (kk@google.com)
Merike Kaeo (merike@doubleshotsecurity.com)
Eric Vyncke (evyncke@cisco.com)

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