The current level of internet technology is designated IPv4 and IPv6 is the next iteration of this technology which has mainly come about due to the need for an inexhaustible addressing scheme. The current system is limited to around 4 and a quarter billion addresses whilst IPv6 is practically limitless. The letters stand for "Internet Protocol Version 6".
Fortinet is taking part in IPv6 day to demonstrate the capabilities of the FortiGuard Unified Threat Management system in protecting networks from intrusion, spam and viruses as well as providing web co
The ISF has commented on the risks associated with building security systems on IP networks, exposing converged access control and surveillance networks to malicious attacks and the risk of mis-configuration due to complexity