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By Fernando Gont Get Started Jul 27, 2015

How to perform IPv6 network reconnaissance

While network reconnaissance is a critical step in identifying potential vulnerabilities, performing an IPv6 network audit without the right tools can be a challenge. Learn about the tools available and how to ... Continue Reading

ComputerWeekly

Jul 30, 2015

IPv6 Leakage and DNS Hijacking in Commercial VPN clients

Services used by hundreds of thousands of people to protect their identity on the web are vulnerable to leaks, according to this report researchers at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) and others. Continue Reading

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By Fernando Gont Get Started Feb 02, 2015

How to evaluate IPv6 network security with SI6 Networks IPv6 Toolkit

Some security pros underestimate the importance of IPv6 network security assessment tools. Expert Fernando Gont offers an illustrated guide on how to use SI6 Networks' free IPv6 toolkit. Continue Reading

SearchNetworking

By Fernando Gont Feb 09, 2015

IPv6 attack attempts and how to mitigate them

Compartmentalizing traffic and employing static entries can help enterprises block neighbor discovery-based attacks in their IPv6 networks. Continue Reading

SearchNetworking

By Fernando Gont Manage Jan 19, 2015

How to avoid IPv6 neighbor discovery threats

If you're ready to deploy IPv6, get ready to understand neighbor discovery and its vulnerabilities. Continue Reading

SearchNetworking

By Fernando Gont Evaluate Jan 23, 2015

How to protect your IPv6 address management

Expert Fernando Gont explains how to probe whether your IPv6 address components are vulnerable to attack. Continue Reading

SearchNetworking

By Fernando Gont Evaluate Jan 30, 2015

Mitigating IPv6 neighbor discovery attacks

You might be vulnerable to IPv6 neighbor discovery attacks. But there are tools you can use to counter those threats. Continue Reading

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By Fernando Gont Manage Dec 16, 2014

IPv6 extension headers and security: Analyzing the risk

IPv6 security expert Fernando Gont explains why IPv6 extension headers can inadvertently subvert security controls or foster denial-of-service conditions. Continue Reading

ComputerWeekly

By Clare McDonald Nov 27, 2014

The IPv6 dilemma – are we making the same mistake?

In 2012, the Regional Internet Registry for Europe claimed the five internet registries each had just 16.8 million IPv4 addresses left Continue Reading

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By Fernando Gont Get Started Dec 02, 2014

Understanding security flaws in IPv6 addressing schemes

Expert Fernando Gont explains why underlying characteristics of IPv6 address-generation schemes may enable nodes to be targeted in IPv6 address-scanning attacks. Continue Reading