Technology - IPv6 3 - Headers & DNS

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Last updated: 19 Dec 2007 Update History

Report Status: Archived

Report Pages: 12

Analyst: Robin Whittle

Synopsis

In the context of Ethernet, IPv4, TCP and UDP headers, we describe the basic and extension headers which define the structure of IPv6 packets. We discuss the Hop-by-Hop, Destination Options, Routing, Fragmentation, Authentication, Encapsulation and Mobility extension headers. We also describe the IPv6 specific aspects of the Domain Name System, including reverse mapping of IPv6 addresses.

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