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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 IPv6 Versus IPv4

    1. The History of IPv6

    2. Overview of Functionality

    3. Transition Aspects

    4. IPv6 Alive

  2. Chapter 2 The Structure of the IPv6 Protocol

    1. General Header Structure

    2. The Fields in the IPv6 Header

    3. Extension Headers

  3. Chapter 3 IPv6 Addressing

    1. Address Types

    2. Address Notation

    3. Prefix Notation

    4. Format Prefixes

    5. Address Privacy

    6. Aggregatable Global Unicast Address

    7. Anycast Address

    8. Multicast Address

    9. Required Addresses

  4. Chapter 4 ICMPv6

    1. General Message Format

    2. ICMP Error Messages

    3. ICMP Informational Messages

    4. Processing Rules

    5. The ICMPv6 Header in a Trace File

    6. Neighbor Discovery

    7. Autoconfiguration

    8. Path MTU Discovery

    9. Multicast Group Management

  5. Chapter 5 Security in IPv6

    1. Types of Threats

    2. Basic Security Requirements and Techniques

    3. Security in the Current Internet Environment

    4. Current Solutions

    5. Open Security Issues in the Current Internet

    6. The IPSEC Framework

    7. IPv6 Security Elements

    8. Security Association Negotiation and Key Management

    9. Interworking of IPv6 Security with Other Services

    10. Open Issues in IPv6 Security

  6. Chapter 6 Quality of Service in IPv6

    1. QoS Paradigms

    2. Quality of Service in IPv6 Protocols

    3. QoS Architectures

    4. Mapping IP QoS to Underlying Transmission Networks

    5. Further Issues in IP QoS

  7. Chapter 7 Networking Aspects

    1. Layer 2 Support for IPv6

    2. Multicasting

    3. Mobile IP

    4. Network Designs

  8. Chapter 8 Routing Protocols

    1. RIPng

    2. OSPF for IPv6 (OSPFv3)

    3. BGP Extensions for IPv6

    4. Other Routing Protocols for IPv6

  9. Chapter 9 Upper-Layer Protocols

    1. UDP/TCP

    2. DHCP

    3. DNS

    4. SLP

    5. FTP

    6. Telnet

    7. Web Servers

  10. Chapter 10 Interoperability

    1. Dual-Stack Techniques

    2. Tunneling Techniques

    3. Network Address and Protocol Translation

    4. Comparison

    5. Vendor Support

  11. Chapter 11 Get Your Hands Dirty

    1. Sun Solaris

    2. Linux

    3. Microsoft

    4. Applications

    5. Cisco Router

    6. Description of the Tests

    7. Vendor Support

  1. Appendix RFCs

    1. Standards

  2. Appendix IPv6 Resources

    1. Ethertype Field

    2. Next Header Field Values (Chapter 2)

    3. Reserved Anycast IDs (Chapter 3,RFC 2526)

    4. Values for the Multicast Scope Field (Chapter 3, RFC 2373)

    5. Well-Known Multicast Group Addresses (Chapter 3, RFC 2375)

    6. ICMPv6 Message Types and Code Values (Chapter 4, RFC 2463)

    7. Multicast Group Addresses and Token Ring Functional Addresses (Chapter 7)

    8. Multicast Addresses for SLP over IPv6 (Chapter 9)

    9. Protocol Translation (Chapter 10, RFC 2765)

    10. Current Prefix Allocations

    11. Vendor Support

  3. Appendix Recommended Reading

  4. Colophon