Subject: Example rules for IPv6 with IPFilter
To: None <>
From: Klaus Heinz <>
List: tech-net
Date: 01/24/2006 23:50:51

I just started to experiment with IPv6 and do not want to open up
completely the machine to the IPv6 world, so I tried to find some examples
how to implement basic IPv6 filtering with IPFilter.

/usr/share/examples/ipf/* does not mention ipv6 and my Google-fu seems
to be too weak to find something usable.

Peter Postma has a page at
but the "Example" section still needs work.

How do people filter IPv6 traffic? Anyone care to share their