[Dshield] IPv6 support?

Cefiar cef at optus.net
Wed Apr 19 01:19:50 GMT 2006


On Wednesday 19 April 2006 04:39, Johannes B. Ullrich wrote:
> Valdis.Kletnieks at vt.edu wrote:
> > Now that the Linux 2.6.16 kernel has connection tracking for IPv6, using
> > the ip6tables stuff to build more-sane IPv6 firewalls is doable.
> >
> > Anybody looked at adding the support for IPv6 to the DShield code? :)
>
> One big problem is that I don't really have any good sample data to show
> what regular vs. abnormal IPv6 traffic looks like in iptables. Does
> anybody have such samples? Maybe there is a simple "first cut" I could
> do. But at this point: who would submit data?

Johannes, if you like, I can contact some people who do a LOT of IPv6 work, 
and get them to contact you. Some of them are even involved on the kernel 
(linux) side of things. I'm sure that they would be interested to see people 
doing this sort of stuff.

-- 
 Stuart Young - aka Cefiar - cef at optus.net


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