RFC 7123

Security Implications of IPv6 on IPv4 Networks, February 2014

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc7123.txt
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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Authors:
F. Gont
W. Liu
Stream:
IETF
Source:
opsec (ops)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC7123

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Abstract

This document discusses the security implications of native IPv6 support and IPv6 transition/coexistence technologies on "IPv4-only" networks and describes possible mitigations for the aforementioned issues.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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