Analyzing the IPv6 Stack in Hosts, Routers and IPv6 Implementations

Features

  • 610 full featured tests for
    • Core functionality
    • Neighbor Discovery
    • Stateless Address Autoconfiguration
    • ICMPv6
    • IPSEC (IKEv2)
    • Router Renumbering
  • Tests for IPv6 protocol behavior and syntax variations in IPv6 messages
  • Exhaustive set of context parameters for flexible adaptation of IPv6 tests to the IPv6 implementation under test
  • Fully automated test execution
  • Platform-independent test execution
  • Test tracing on different levels of detail
  • Summary of test results
  • Test definition and documentation in the standardized test notation TTCN-3

Applications

  • All applications using IPv6 (Hosts/Routers with IPv6 stack, IPv6 Implementations, VoIP, etc.)
    • Telnet/SSH/VNC
    • WWW
    • Email
    • FTP
    • IRC
    • VoIP/Videoconferencing/Streaming
    • Fileserver/Webserver/FTPServer

Benefits

  • Standards-based testing according to IPv6 specifications
  • Fast and simple test execution and analysis
  • Repeatability of tests and full support of test automation
  • Platform independence and rapid integration in existing test environments
  • Flexibility through usage of the constantly evolving standardized test notation TTCN-3

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Test Management, Execution and Analysis for IPv6

Standards

  • ETSI TS 102 514 v 2.1.1 IPv6 Core :Requirements Catalogue
  • ETSI TS 102 515 v 1.1.2 IPv6 Core: Conformance TSS & TP
  • ETSI TS 102 516 v 3.1.1 IPv6 Core: Conformance Test Suite
  • ETSI TS 102 558 v 1.1.1 IPv6 Security: Requirements Catalogue
  • ETSI TS 102 593 v 1.2.0 IPv6 Security: Conformance TSS & TP
  • ETSI TS 102 594 v 1.2.0 IPv6 Security: Conformance Test Suite
  • ETSI TS 102 559 v 1.1.1 IPv6 Mobility: Requirements Catalogue
  • ETSI TS 102 595 v 1.2.0 IPv6 Mobility: Conformance TSS & TP
  • ETSI TS 102 596 v 1.2.0 IPv6 Mobility: Conformance Test Suite
  • ETSI TS 102 599 v 1.1.1 IPv6 to IPv4 Transitioning: Requirements Catalogue
  • ETSI TS 102 518 v 1.1.1 IPv6 to IPv4 Transitioning: Conformance TSS & TP
  • ETSI TS 102 751 v 1.1.1 IPv6 to IPv4 Transitioning: Conformance Test Suite
  • RFC 1981, Path MTU Discovery for IP version 6, August 1996
  • RFC 2374, An IPv6 Aggregatable Global Unicast Address Format, July 1998
  • RFC 2460, Internet Protocol, Version 6 (IPv6) Specification, December 1998
  • RFC 2461, Neighbor Discovery for IP Version 6 (IPv6), December 1998
  • RFC 2462, IPv6 Stateless Address Autoconfiguration, December 1998
  • RFC 2463, Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMPv6) for the Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6) Specification, December 1998
  • RFC 2675, IPv6 Jumbograms, August 1999
  • RFC 2711, IPv6 Router Alert Option, October 1999
  • RFC 2894, Router Renumbering for IPv6, August 2000
  • RFC 3484, Default Address Selection for Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6), February 2003
  • RFC 3513, Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6) Addressing Architecture, April 2003
  • RFC 2529, Transmission of IPv6 over IPv4 Domains without Explicit Tunnels, March 1999
  • RFC 2765, Stateless IP/ICMP Translation Algorithm (SIIT), February 2000
  • RFC 3056, Connection of IPv6 Domains via IPv4 Clouds, February 2001
  • RFC 4213, Basic Transition Mechanisms for IPv6 Hosts and Routers, October 2005
  • RFC 3775, Mobility Support in IPv6 (MIPv6), June 2004
  • RFC 3776, Using IPsec to Protect Mobile IPv6 Signalling between Mobile Nodes and Home Agents, June 2004
  • RFC 4068, Fast Handovers for Mobile IPv6, July 2005
  • RFC 2473, Generic Packet Tunnelling in IPv6, December 1998
  • RFC 4301, Security Architecture for the Internet Protocol, December 2005
  • RFC 4302, IP Authentication Header, December 2005
  • RFC 4303, IP Encapsulating Security Payload (ESP), December 2005
  • RFC 4305, Cryptographic Algorithm Implementation Requirements for Encapsulating Security Payload (ESP) and Authentication Header (AH), December 2005
  • RFC 4306, Internet Key Exchange (IKEv2) Protocol, December 2005
  • RFC 2405, The ESP DES-CBC Cipher Algorithm With Explicit IV, November 1998
  • ETSI ES 201 873-1 TTCN-3 Core Language V4.1.1, June 2009

Reference Platforms

  • Java 8
  • Microsoft Windows 7/8/10
  • Linux (GTK2, x86-32, x86-64)

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