Why is there so much fuss about IPv6 at the moment? Why do we need it, and what’s it for? The answers are becoming increasingly important as the pool of IPv4 addresses finally begins to run out. By this time next year the drought will begin to bite – or so it’s reckoned – but will IPv6 solve any of the problems and exploits currently made possible by IPv4?

da417292f700 200.jpg In Depth: IPv6: The future of net addresses explained

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In Depth: IPv6: The future of net addresses explained