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

Document type: Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Replaced by: draft-ietf-opsec-v6
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Last updated: 2013-01-14 (latest revision 2012-07-16)
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. Unofficial copies of old Internet-Drafts can be found here:
http://tools.ietf.org/id/draft-vyncke-opsec-v6

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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