Q&A: Security top concern for new IETF chair

Russ Housley is the first chair of the IETF with a particular expertise in network security. Housley, who runs consulting firm Vigil Security, has been active in the IETF for nearly 20 years and helped write early e-mail security and public key infrastructure standards.

Technical and Economic Assessment of Internet Protocol, Version 6 (IPv6)

IPV6 TASK FORCE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Telecommunications and Information Administration National Institute of Standards and Technology

6Bone – Website

In March 2003, the IETF decided that was the right time to start the phase-out of the IPv6 experimental network (6Bone), which started in 1996. This included a phase-out plan that defined that on 6 of June of 2006, no 6Bone prefixes will be used on the Internet in any form.

North American IPv6 Task Force Links

IPv6 Related Links