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Security in an IPv6 Environment

1st Edition

By Daniel Minoli

Auerbach Publications

288 pages

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Analyze Key Security Mechanisms and Approaches with this practical primer, the first book on the market to cover critical IPv6 security considerations.Dan Minoli, author of over 50 books on telecommunications and networks, and Jake Kouns, Chairman, CEO and CFO of the Open Security Foundation, discuss IPv6 security vulnerabilities, considerations, a

Table of Contents

Introduction, Overview, and Motivations. Basic IPv6 Protocol Mechanisms. More Advanced IPv6 Protocol Mechanisms. Security Mechanisms and Approaches. Basic IPv6 Security Considerations. IPsec and Its Use in IPv6 Environments. Firewall Use in IPv6 Environments. Security Considerations for Migrations/Mixed IPv4-IPv6 Networks.

About the Author

Daniel Minoli, director of terrestrial systems engineering for SES Americom, has done extensive work with IPv6, including four books on the subject.

Jake Kouns (CISSP, CISA, CISM), director of information security and network services for Markel Corporation, is also co-founder and president of the Open Security Foundation.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Networking / General
COMPUTERS / Security / General
COMPUTERS / Internet / General