NIST IPv6 document

Dobbins, Roland rdobbins at arbor.net
Wed Jan 5 16:44:51 CST 2011


On Jan 6, 2011, at 1:02 AM, TJ wrote:

>  if you are permitting external hosts the ability to scan your internal network in an unrestricted
> fashion

DCN aside, how precisely does one define 'internal network' in, say, the context of the production network of a broadband access SP, or hosting/colocation/VPS/IaaS SP?

Surely you aren't advocating wedging stateful firewalls into broadband access networks or in front of servers, with all the DoS chokepoint breakage that implies?

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