Chapter 15. IP-HTTPS
At the end of this chapter, you should be able to do the following:
Describe the purpose of IP-HTTPS in Windows.
Describe the structure of IP-HTTPS traffic.
Describe the components and process of an IP-HTTPS connection.
Describe how to manually configure IP-HTTPS settings.
Introduction to IP-HTTPS
Windows includes support for 6to4 and Teredo, which allow a Windows-based IPv6 node to send IPv6 traffic across the IPv4-only Internet. However, IPv4-encapsulated 6to4 traffic and IPv4 and User Datagram Protocol (UDP)-encapsulated Teredo traffic can be easily blocked by a number of methods, including the following:
Firewalls or routers that are attempting to minimize the allowed traffic from a point of access to the Internet (when directly ...