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and once you get an IP address from the DHCP server, you now have a real IPv6 address that is accessible from anywhere on the Internet (unless you have a firewall or NAT device in place)
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Posted Oct 16, 2012 2:35 UTC (Tue) by elanthis (guest, #6227)
Also, a DHCP server does not guarantee a binary option between public Internet connectivity or the use of a firewall/NAT. There's nothing in the world that says a DHCP server can't assign local addresses (fc00::/7) that don't route over the 'Net. You'd need a truly bad ISP for attackers to even be able to send you packets to those addresses, or receive packets from those addresses.
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