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Common Misbehavior against DNS Queries for IPv6 Addresses (v02)
Description: There is some known misbehavior of DNS authoritative servers when they are queried for AAAA resource records. Such behavior can block IPv4 communication which should actually be available, cause a significant delay in name resolution, or even make a denial of service attack. This memo describes details of the known cases and discusses the effect of the cases.
Added on: 05-May-2004 | Downloads: 1591

IPv6 Host Configuration of DNS Server Information Approaches (v05)
Description: This document describes three approaches for IPv6 recursive DNS server address configuration. It details the operational attributes of three solutions: RA option, DHCPv6 option, and Well-known anycast addresses for recursive DNS servers. Additionally, it suggests four deployment scenarios considering multi-solution resolution. Therefore, this document will give the audience a guideline for IPv6 DNS configuration to select the approaches suitable for their host DNS configuration.
Added on: 08-Oct-2004 | Downloads: 1591

Operational Considerations and Issues with IPv6 DNS (v10)
Description: This memo presents operational considerations and issues with IPv6 Domain Name System (DNS), including a summary of special IPv6 addresses, documentation of known DNS implementation misbehaviour, recommendations and considerations on how to perform DNS naming for service provisioning and for DNS resolver IPv6 support, considerations for DNS updates for both the forward and reverse trees, and miscellaneous issues. This memo is aimed to include a summary of information about IPv6 DNS considerations for those who have experience with IPv4 DNS.
Added on: 07-Dec-2003 | Downloads: 1591