Migration of IPv6 - Security Issues

Date Added: Apr 2013
Format: PDF

Deployment of a next generation of Internet protocols is on its way and this process that possibly will take a few years to complete. In the intervening time, the deployment raise considerable new more issues, being security is one of the most undeniable. This paper reviews some of the improvements associated with the new Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6), with an emphasis on its security related functionality. It summarizes some of the most common security concerns the new suite of protocols creates.