NG Firewalls & IPv6

Adam Kennedy adamkennedy at watchcomm.net
Thu Apr 5 15:46:20 UTC 2018


We've been using DHCP-PD with Sophos SG/XG on a couple Comcast connections
and it works fine. It will even go through all your firewall objects and
automatically change the IPv6 prefix from the old to new if the prefix from
PD changes.

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Adam Kennedy, Network & Systems Engineer

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On Wed, Apr 4, 2018 at 2:41 PM, Chuck Anderson <cra at wpi.edu> wrote:

> Also, IPv6 BGP support was only introduced in PanOS 8.  But everything
> works fine here too.
>
> On Wed, Apr 04, 2018 at 10:47:45AM +0000, Dan Kitchen wrote:
> > We run PaloAlto dual stack with no problems at all, that’s full dynamic
> routing with OSPF and BGP, web filtering, IPS, VPN access using
> GlobalProtect, etc.
> >
> > I must admit GlobalProtect IPv6 support was only introduced in PanOS 8
> which was a little late in my opinion – but it was delivered and works.
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > Dan Kitchen
> > Managing Director
> > razorblue | IT Solutions for Business
> >
> > ddi:0330 122 7143 |  t: 0333 344 6 344 | e: dkitchen at razorblue.com
> <mailto:dkitchen at razorblue.com> | w: razorblue.com
> >
> > Legal and address information for all Razorblue Group companies can be
> found
> > at www.razorblue.com/contact.
> >
> > From: NANOG [mailto:nanog-bounces at nanog.org] On Behalf Of Joe Klein
> > Sent: 02 April 2018 23:58
> > To: NANOG list <nanog at nanog.org>
> > Subject: NG Firewalls & IPv6
> >
> > WARNING: This e-mail originated from outside the Razorblue Group
> corporate network
> >
> > All,
> >
> > At security and network tradeshows over the last 15 years, I have asked
> > companies if their products supported "IPv6". They all claimed they did,
> > but were unable to verify any successful installations. Later they told
> me
> > it was on their "Roadmap" but were unable to provide an estimated year,
> > because it was a trade secret.
> >
> > Starting this last year at BlackHat US, I again visited every product
> > booth, asking if their products supported dual-stack or IPv6 only
> > operations. Receiving only the same unsupported answers, I decided to
> focus
> > on one product category.
> >
> > To the gurus of the NANOG community, What are your experiences with
> > installing and managing Next Generations firewalls? Do they support IPv6
> > only environments? Details? Stories?
> >
> > If you prefer not to disparage those poor product companies, please
> contact
> > me off the list.
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Joe Klein
>


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