New IETF I-D: Security Implications of IPv6 on IPv4 networks

Fernando Gont fernando at
Sat Apr 28 08:10:00 CDT 2012

FYI, I posted a rev of this I-D a couple of days ago, and hence the
previous document was automatically removed (thus resulting in a broken

The latest version of this document is always available at the magic

Apologies for the possible inconvenience.


On 04/24/2012 07:20 AM, Fernando Gont wrote:
> Folks,
> We've published a new IETF I-D entitled "Security Implications of IPv6
> on IPv4 networks".
> The I-D is available at:
> <>
> The Abstract of the I-D is:
> ---- cut here ----
>    This document discusses the security implications of native IPv6
>    support and IPv6 transition/co-existence technologies on "IPv4-only"
>    networks, and describes possible mitigations for the aforementioned
>    issues.
> ---- cut here ----
> Any feedback will be very welcome.
> Thanks!
> Best regards,

Fernando Gont
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