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P2PWG NAT/Firewall Working Committee External References and Materials
Recommended Reading * Items recommended for reading.
Current Reading * Current items for reading by the working committee for technical work.
Carnegie Mellon University AVES AVES Web Site Address Virtualization Enabling Service (AVES)
Firewalls Behavior of and Requirements for Internet Firewalls N. Freed, "Behavior of and Requirements for Internet Firewalls", IETF RFC 2979, October 2000.
Firewalls Jonathan Clark's Games being firewalls. Jonathan Clark's Games being firewalls.
Internet Transparency * Internet Transparency B. Carpenter, "Internet Transparency", IETF RFC 2775, February, 2000. Historical perspective and good introduction to the issues facing NAT/Firewall traversal.
Ipsec NAT-Traversal NAT and IPSEC B. Aboba, "NAT and IPSEC", IETF Internet-Draft, July, 2000. draft-aboba-nat-ipsec-04.txt
Ipsec NAT-Traversal M. Stenberg, S. Paavolainen, T. Ylonen, and T. Kivinen, "Ipsec NAT-Traversal", IETF Internet-Draft, November, 2000. draft-stenberg-ipsec-nat-traversal-01.txt
IPv6 Next Generation Internet Protocol IETF Working Group Next Generation Internet Protocol (Internet Protocol Version 6, IPv6) IETF Working Group
IPv6 The Recommendation for the IP Next Generation Protocol S. Bradner and A. Mankin, IETF RFC 1752, January, 1995.
IPv6 Simple Internet Transition Mechanisms Simple Internet Transition Mechanisms", Sun Microsystems, Inc.
IPv6 Transition Mechanisms for IPv6 Hosts and Routers R. Gilligan, E. Nordmark, "Transition Mechanisms for IPv6 Hosts and Routers", IETF RFC 1933, April 1996.
JXTA Technical Specification 1.0 Project JXTA: Technical Specification Version 1.0
Middlebox Communication (MIDCOM) * Middlebox Communication Working Group Middlebox Communication Working Group web page.
Middlebox Communication (MIDCOM) * Midcom Scenarios C. Huitema, "Midcom Scenarios", draft-ietf-midcom-scenarios-02.txt
Napster Napster
Napster OpenNap: Open Source Napster Server
NATs * IP Network Address Translation Michael Hasenstein, 1997. Tutorial on IP NAT technology and issues.
NATs * IP Network Address Translator (NAT) Terminology and Considerations P. Srisuresh and M. Holdrege, "IP Network Address Translator (NAT) Terminology and Considerations", IETF RFC 2663, August, 1999.
NATs DNS Extensions to Network Address Translators (DNS_ALG) P. Srisuresh, G. Tsirtsis, P. Akkiraju, and A. Heffernan, "DNS Extensions to Network Address Translators (DNS_ALG)", RFC 2694, September, 1999.
NATs * Protocol Complications with the IP Network Address Translator M. Holdrege and P. Srisuresh, "Protocol Complications with the IP Network Address Translator", IETF RFC 3027, January, 2001.
Realm Specific IP RSIP: Address Sharing with End-to-End Security
Realm Specific IP Realm Specific IP: Framework M. Borella, J. Lo, D. Grabelsky, and G. Montenegro, IETF Internet-Draft, July 2000. draft-ietf-nat-rsip-framework-05.txt
Realm Specific IP Realm Specific IP: Protocol Specification draft-ietf-nat-rsip-protocol-07.txt
SOCKS SOCKS web site
SOCKS V5 SOCKS Protocol Version 5 M. Leech, M. Ganis, Y. Lee, R. Kuris, D. Koblas, L. Jones, "SOCKS Protocol Version 5", IETF RFC 1928 March 1996.
SOCKS V5 Guidelines for networking applications in the SOCKS v5 environment Writing your app to survive NAT using SOCKS V5.
SSH SSH(r) NAT Traversal(tm) SSH Communications Security Corporation, WhitePaper, 2000.
TCP Splicing Splicing TCP connection
UPnP(tm) * Understanding Universal Plug and Play: A White Paper "Understanding Universal Plug and Play", Microsoft Corporation, WhitePaper, 2000.
UPnP(tm) reading
Ensuring Great Experiences with NAT Traversal in Windows XP and Universal Plug and Play Microsoft(r) Windows(r) XP Operating system notes. An informative white paper on Microsofts home networking use of UPnP(tm) NAT traversal is available by emailing IHV@microsoft.com, with Internet Gateway Device in the message.
UPnP(tm) Linksys to Incorporate Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) into Line of Networking Solutions News item from Linksys Group Inc., April 30, 2001. Linksys announces support for UPnP(tm) in their networking products.
Firewalls Building Internet Firewalls Reference Book. E.D .Zwickley, S. Cooper, and D.B. Chapman, Building Internet Firewalls, 2nd Ed, O'Reilly, 2000
Firewalls Shields Up! Gibson Research Corporation.
Firewalls Internet Firewalls: Frequently Asked Questions M. Curtin and M.J. Ranum, "Internet Firewalls: Frequently Asked Questions", Revision 10.0, December, 2000.
Firewalls ZoneAlarm Zone Lab's, ZoneAlarm(tm) firewalls products.
Firewalls Stateful Inspection Technology Check Point Software Technologies Ltd, TechNote, 1999.
Gnutella Protocol The Gnutella Protocol Specification The Gnutella Protocol Specification v0.4, Document Revision 1.0
Networking Reference book T. Sheldon, Encyclopedia of Networking, Electronic Edition, Osborne McGraw-Hill, 1998.
Related Organizations and Materials
Peer-to-Peer Information O'Reilly Web Site O'Reilly and Associates, Web and Peer Services.
PeerProfits.com < !--- empty --- >
Peer-to-Peer Information P2PTracker.com
Peer-to-Peer Information Intel Developer Services P2P
Peer-to-Peer Information O'Reilly OpenP2P
Business Internet Consortium (BIC) BIC Web Site
Global Grid Forum (GGF) GGF Web Site
JXTA Project JXTA Organization (Open Source)
Microsoft .NET .NET web site.
New Productivity Initiative (NPI) NPI Web Site Has cross-membership agreement with the P2PWG.
The Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) IETF Web Site The Internet Engineering Task Force.
UPnP(tm) UPnP Forum Web Site Universal Plug and Play Forum web site.
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