Security Implications of IPv6 on IPv4 Networks
RFC 7123

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Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2015-10-14
07 (System) Notify list changed from opsec-chairs@ietf.org, draft-ietf-opsec-ipv6-implications-on-ipv4-nets@ietf.org to (None)
2014-02-10
07 (System) RFC published
2014-02-05
07 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48-DONE from AUTH48
2014-01-29
07 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48 from RFC-EDITOR
2014-01-27
07 (System) RFC Editor state changed to RFC-EDITOR from EDIT
2013-12-12
07 Amy Vezza State changed to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent
2013-12-12
07 (System) IANA Action state changed to No IC from In Progress
2013-12-12
07 (System) IANA Action state changed to No IC from In Progress
2013-12-12
07 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress
2013-12-12
07 (System) RFC Editor state changed to EDIT
2013-12-12
07 (System) Announcement was received by RFC Editor
2013-12-12
07 Gunter Van de Velde Closed request for Telechat review by OPSDIR with state 'No Response'
2013-12-11
07 Amy Vezza State changed to Approved-announcement sent from Approved-announcement to be sent
2013-12-11
07 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2013-12-11
07 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2013-12-11
07 Amy Vezza Ballot approval text was generated
2013-12-09
07 Joel Jaeggli 07 addresses Stephen Farrell's discuss with respect to warning of dnssec breakage. He cleared so this is ready to proceed.
2013-12-09
07 Joel Jaeggli State changed to Approved-announcement to be sent from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup
2013-12-09
07 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot comment]

Thanks for addressing my discuss points.

--- old comments below

Used to be a discuss point:

(1) Only just about a discuss:  The …
2013-12-09
07 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] Position for Stephen Farrell has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2013-12-06
07 Fernando Gont IANA Review state changed to Version Changed - Review Needed from IANA OK - No Actions Needed
2013-12-06
07 Fernando Gont New version available: draft-ietf-opsec-ipv6-implications-on-ipv4-nets-07.txt
2013-12-04
06 Amanda Baber IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - No Actions Needed from IANA - Review Needed
2013-12-03
06 Sean Turner Ballot comment text updated for Sean Turner
2013-12-02
06 Tina Tsou Request for Telechat review by OPSDIR is assigned to Niclas Comstedt
2013-12-02
06 Tina Tsou Request for Telechat review by OPSDIR is assigned to Niclas Comstedt
2013-12-01
06 Joel Jaeggli
[Ballot comment]
With respect to stephen's discuss. There's no advice I'm aware of out there as to how else to ameliorate that situation. nor were …
2013-12-01
06 Joel Jaeggli Ballot comment text updated for Joel Jaeggli
2013-12-01
06 Joel Jaeggli Telechat date has been changed to 2013-12-05 from 2013-05-16
2013-12-01
06 Joel Jaeggli should address the discuss with respect to multicast dns
2013-12-01
06 Joel Jaeggli State changed to IESG Evaluation::AD Followup from IESG Evaluation
2013-12-01
06 Joel Jaeggli should address the discuss with respect to multicast dns
2013-12-01
06 Joel Jaeggli State changed to IESG Evaluation from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup
2013-11-27
06 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot discuss]
updated for -06

I don't see any change here and don't recall any specific
suggested text from authors/chairs/shepherd on the topic.
Apologies if …
2013-11-27
06 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot comment]
Used to be a discuss point:

(1) Only just about a discuss:  The title is overly broad -
are you claiming to have …
2013-11-27
06 Stephen Farrell Ballot comment and discuss text updated for Stephen Farrell
2013-11-26
06 Ted Lemon
[Ballot comment]
I am abstaining on this document—I think the advice here is as good as can be managed if you want to disable IPv6 …
2013-11-26
06 Ted Lemon Ballot comment text updated for Ted Lemon
2013-11-26
06 Ted Lemon
[Ballot comment]
I am abstaining on this document—I think the advice here is as good as can be managed if you want to disable IPv6 …
2013-11-26
06 Ted Lemon [Ballot Position Update] Position for Ted Lemon has been changed to Abstain from Discuss
2013-11-26
06 Fernando Gont New version available: draft-ietf-opsec-ipv6-implications-on-ipv4-nets-06.txt
2013-07-10
05 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot discuss]

updated for -05

(2) section 4, 3rd para seems to recommend something that'd
make DNSSEC deployment harder. Even in an informational
document that …
2013-07-10
05 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot comment]

Used to be a discuss point:

(1) Only just about a discuss:  The title is overly broad -
are you claiming to have …
2013-07-10
05 Stephen Farrell Ballot comment and discuss text updated for Stephen Farrell
2013-07-05
05 Fernando Gont New version available: draft-ietf-opsec-ipv6-implications-on-ipv4-nets-05.txt
2013-05-16
04 Tero Kivinen Closed request for Telechat review by SECDIR with state 'No Response'
2013-05-16
04 Cindy Morgan State changed to IESG Evaluation::AD Followup from IESG Evaluation
2013-05-16
04 Gonzalo Camarillo [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Gonzalo Camarillo
2013-05-16
04 Jari Arkko [Ballot Position Update] Position for Jari Arkko has been changed to No Objection from No Record
2013-05-16
04 Jari Arkko [Ballot comment]
I agree with the issues Ted has raised.
2013-05-16
04 Jari Arkko Ballot comment text updated for Jari Arkko
2013-05-15
04 Pete Resnick
[Ballot comment]
This document is far enough outside of my expertise that I would normally ballot NO OBJECTION, especially because it's Informational. But between Brian's …
2013-05-15
04 Pete Resnick [Ballot Position Update] New position, Abstain, has been recorded for Pete Resnick
2013-05-15
04 Ted Lemon
[Ballot comment]
The buffer overflow referred to in [Core2007] is six years old at the time of review, applies to an operating system that no-one …
2013-05-15
04 Ted Lemon Ballot comment text updated for Ted Lemon
2013-05-15
04 Ted Lemon
[Ballot discuss]
1. This document recommends filtering all IPv6 link-local traffic. Link-local IPv6 traffic is widely used on notionally IPv4-only networks. For example Apple's Bonjour …
2013-05-15
04 Ted Lemon Ballot discuss text updated for Ted Lemon
2013-05-15
04 Ted Lemon
[Ballot discuss]
1. This document recommends filtering all IPv6 link-local traffic. Link-local IPv6 traffic is widely used on notionally IPv4-only networks. For example Apple's Bonjour …
2013-05-15
04 Ted Lemon Ballot discuss text updated for Ted Lemon
2013-05-15
04 Ted Lemon
[Ballot discuss]
1. This document recommends filtering all IPv6 link-local traffic. Link-local IPv6 traffic is widely used on notionally IPv4-only networks. For example Apple's Bonjour …
2013-05-15
04 Ted Lemon Ballot discuss text updated for Ted Lemon
2013-05-15
04 Ted Lemon
[Ballot discuss]
1. This document recommends filtering all IPv6 link-local traffic. Link-local IPv6 traffic is widely used on notionally IPv4-only networks. For example Apple's Bonjour …
2013-05-15
04 Ted Lemon
[Ballot comment]
The buffer overflow referred to in [Core2007] is six years old at the time of review, and is a poor basis for making …
2013-05-15
04 Ted Lemon [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Ted Lemon
2013-05-15
04 Spencer Dawkins [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Spencer Dawkins
2013-05-15
04 Brian Haberman
[Ballot comment]
I have issues with this document, but do not see any benefit in arguing for changes.  This document:

- Only discusses approaches that …
2013-05-15
04 Brian Haberman [Ballot Position Update] New position, Abstain, has been recorded for Brian Haberman
2013-05-15
04 Richard Barnes [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Richard Barnes
2013-05-15
04 Benoît Claise
[Ballot comment]
I found the draft interesting to read. However, I wish the draft would be clearer regarding:
1. the security mechanisms that should be …
2013-05-15
04 Benoît Claise [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Benoit Claise
2013-05-15
04 Martin Stiemerling [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Martin Stiemerling
2013-05-14
04 Sean Turner
[Ballot comment]
My shakey notes from the roads around the Cliffs of Moher read like this:

----

0) Should we rename this "Filtering IPv6 from …
2013-05-14
04 Sean Turner [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Sean Turner
2013-05-14
04 Adrian Farrel [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Adrian Farrel
2013-05-14
04 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot discuss]

(1) Only just about a discuss:  The title is overly broad -
are you claiming to have identified *all* security
implications? I doubt …
2013-05-14
04 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot comment]

- end of section 2: is it really true that the exact same
policies should be enforced for v6 and v4? I guess …
2013-05-14
04 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Stephen Farrell
2013-05-13
04 Stewart Bryant [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Stewart Bryant
2013-05-10
04 Barry Leiba
[Ballot comment]
From the shepherd writeup:

  The Document Shepherd has had a number of discussions with the authors on
  this topic, and has …
2013-05-10
04 Barry Leiba [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Barry Leiba
2013-05-07
04 Tero Kivinen Request for Telechat review by SECDIR is assigned to Joseph Salowey
2013-05-07
04 Tero Kivinen Request for Telechat review by SECDIR is assigned to Joseph Salowey
2013-05-07
04 Tero Kivinen Closed request for Telechat review by SECDIR with state 'Withdrawn'
2013-05-07
04 Tero Kivinen Request for Telechat review by SECDIR is assigned to Simon Josefsson
2013-05-07
04 Tero Kivinen Request for Telechat review by SECDIR is assigned to Simon Josefsson
2013-05-03
04 Roni Even Request for Last Call review by GENART Completed: Ready. Reviewer: Roni Even.
2013-05-02
04 Joel Jaeggli draft-04 addresses last call comments.
2013-05-02
04 Joel Jaeggli State changed to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead::AD Followup
2013-05-02
04 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Followup from Revised ID Needed
2013-05-02
04 Fernando Gont New version available: draft-ietf-opsec-ipv6-implications-on-ipv4-nets-04.txt
2013-04-18
03 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR Completed: Has Issues. Reviewer: Joseph Salowey.
2013-04-16
03 Joel Jaeggli Ballot writeup was changed
2013-04-16
03 Joel Jaeggli Placed on agenda for telechat - 2013-05-16
2013-04-16
03 Joel Jaeggli State changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead::Revised I-D Needed from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead
2013-04-12
03 (System) State changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead from In Last Call
2013-04-04
03 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Roni Even
2013-04-04
03 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Roni Even
2013-04-04
03 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Joseph Salowey
2013-04-04
03 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Joseph Salowey
2013-03-29
03 Pearl Liang
IESG/Authors/WG Chairs:

IANA has reviewed draft-ietf-opsec-ipv6-implications-on-ipv4-nets-03 under
the Evaluation ticket [#668335] on 2013-03-26.  The Evaluation
notification was issued before the Last Call notification.

We understand …
2013-03-29
03 Amy Vezza
The following Last Call announcement was sent out:

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
To: IETF-Announce <ietf-announce@ietf.org>
CC: <opsec@ietf.org>
Reply-To: ietf@ietf.org
Subject: Last Call: <draft-ietf-opsec-ipv6-implications-on-ipv4-nets-03.txt> (Security Implications …
2013-03-29
03 Amy Vezza State changed to In Last Call from Last Call Requested
2013-03-29
03 Amy Vezza Last call announcement was changed
2013-03-28
03 Joel Jaeggli Last call was requested
2013-03-28
03 Joel Jaeggli Last call announcement was generated
2013-03-28
03 Joel Jaeggli State changed to Last Call Requested from AD Evaluation
2013-03-28
03 Joel Jaeggli Removed from agenda for telechat
2013-03-28
03 Joel Jaeggli altering my understanding of the procedure that should be applied.

requesting ietf LC
2013-03-28
03 Joel Jaeggli State changed to AD Evaluation from Publication Requested
2013-03-28
03 Joel Jaeggli State changed to Publication Requested from IESG Evaluation
2013-03-26
03 Pearl Liang
S)

IESG/Authors/WG Chairs:

IANA has reviewed draft-ietf-opsec-ipv6-implications-on-ipv4-nets-03, which
is currently in IESG Evaluation and has the following comments:

We understand that, upon approval of this …
2013-03-21
03 Joel Jaeggli Placed on agenda for telechat - 2013-04-25
2013-03-21
03 Joel Jaeggli State changed to IESG Evaluation from Publication Requested
2013-03-21
03 Joel Jaeggli Ballot has been issued
2013-03-21
03 Joel Jaeggli [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Joel Jaeggli
2013-03-21
03 Joel Jaeggli Created "Approve" ballot
2013-03-21
03 Joel Jaeggli Ballot writeup was changed
2013-03-21
03 Joel Jaeggli Ballot writeup was generated
2013-03-21
03 Joel Jaeggli Ballot approval text was generated
2013-03-21
03 Joel Jaeggli Intended Status changed to Informational
2013-03-21
03 Joel Jaeggli IESG process started in state Publication Requested
2013-03-21
03 (System) Earlier history may be found in the Comment Log for draft-gont-opsec-ipv6-implications-on-ipv4-nets
2013-03-20
03 Warren Kumari IETF WG state changed to Submitted to IESG for Publication from WG Consensus: Waiting for Write-Up
2013-03-20
03 Warren Kumari Changed protocol writeup
2013-03-20
03 Warren Kumari Changed shepherd to Warren Kumari
2013-03-20
03 Warren Kumari Changed consensus to Yes from Unknown
2013-02-22
03 Fernando Gont New version available: draft-ietf-opsec-ipv6-implications-on-ipv4-nets-03.txt
2013-02-12
02 Warren Kumari IETF state changed to WG Consensus: Waiting for Write-Up from In WG Last Call
2013-01-10
02 Warren Kumari IETF state changed to In WG Last Call from In WG Last Call
2013-01-10
02 Warren Kumari IETF state changed to In WG Last Call from WG Document
2012-12-28
02 Warren Kumari
This starts a working group last call for draft-ietf-opsec-ipv6-implications-on-ipv4-nets-02 -- "Security Implications of IPv6 on IPv4 Networks"

The draft is available at http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-ietf-opsec-ipv6-implications-on-ipv4-nets-02 and https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-ietf-opsec-ipv6-implications-on-ipv4-nets/ …
2012-12-28
02 Fernando Gont New version available: draft-ietf-opsec-ipv6-implications-on-ipv4-nets-02.txt
2012-12-12
01 Fernando Gont New version available: draft-ietf-opsec-ipv6-implications-on-ipv4-nets-01.txt
2012-09-04
00 Fernando Gont New version available: draft-ietf-opsec-ipv6-implications-on-ipv4-nets-00.txt