ipv6toolkit - Security assessment and troubleshooting tool for the IPv6 protocols

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename ipv6toolkit_2.0-1_i386.deb
Package name ipv6toolkit
Package version 2.0
Package release 1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category net
Homepage http://www.si6networks.com/tools/ipv6toolkit/
License -
Maintainer Octavio Alvarez <alvarezp@alvarezp.com>
Download size 448.90 KB
Installed size 2.27 MB
The SI6 Networks' IPv6 toolkit is a set of IPv6 security and
trouble-shooting tools, that can send arbitrary IPv6-based
List of tools:
* addr6: An IPv6 address analysis and manipulation tool.
* flow6: A tool to perform a security asseessment of the IPv6 Flow
* frag6: A tool to perform IPv6 fragmentation-based attacks and to
perform a security assessment of a number of fragmentation-related
* icmp6: A tool to perform attacks based on ICMPv6 error messages.
* jumbo6: A tool to assess potential flaws in the handling of IPv6
* na6: A tool to send arbitrary Neighbor Advertisement messages.
* ni6: A tool to send arbitrary ICMPv6 Node Information messages,
and assess possible flaws in the processing of such packets.
* ns6: A tool to send arbitrary Neighbor Solicitation messages.
* ra6: A tool to send arbitrary Router Advertisement messages.
* rd6: A tool to send arbitrary ICMPv6 Redirect messages.
* rs6: A tool to send arbitrary Router Solicitation messages.
* scan6: An IPv6 address scanning tool.
* tcp6: A tool to send arbitrary TCP segments and perform a variety
of TCP-based attacks.


Package Version Architecture Repository
ipv6toolkit_2.0-1_amd64.deb 2.0 amd64 Debian Main
ipv6toolkit - - -


Name Value
ieee-data -
libc6 >= 2.15
libpcap0.8 >= 0.9.8


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package ipv6toolkit_2.0-1_i386.deb
Source Package ipv6toolkit

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install ipv6toolkit deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install ipv6toolkit




2015-06-27 - Octavio Alvarez <alvarezp@alvarezp.com>
ipv6toolkit (2.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
* Moving back to unstable after Jessie's release
* Added support for GPG-verification of source upstream file
* Added .pc and backup files to .gitignore
* Updated lintian-overrides for manpages
* Refreshed patches using gbp pq export from patch-queue/debian branch
- Removed the fix-lintian-manpage-remove-bad-newline patch
- Fixed misuse of hyphen in udp6.1 as reported by lintian
- Fixed an undefined behavior in scan6 caught by GCC
2014-10-29 - Octavio Alvarez <alvarezp@alvarezp.com>
ipv6toolkit (2.0~beta-1) experimental; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Notice: Will now use gbp pq for patch series.
* Updated Standards-Version to 3.9.6; no changes required.
* Depend on ieee-data instead of shipping oui.txt. Closes: #739202.
* Reverted debian/watch back to using the official website.
* Allow beyond-numeric tarballs (like betas) in debian/watch.
* Overridden manpage-has-errors-from-man in path6.1 because of long URL.
2014-02-09 - Octavio Alvarez <alvarezp@alvarezp.com>
ipv6toolkit (1.5.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Added debian/gbp.conf
* Merged new upstream release: 1.5.2
* Fixes GNU/kFreeBSD compilation
* Updated Standards-Version to 3.9.5; no changes required
* Added Vcs-* control headers
* Upstream renamed address6 to addr6; update here
2013-12-01 - Octavio Alvarez <alvarezp@alvarezp.com>
ipv6toolkit (1.5.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version.
* Upstream fixed manpages to fix license-problem-gfdl-invariants.
* Removed all patches. All were committed upstream.
* Overrode a manpage error in scan6.1 because of a long URL.
2013-08-24 - Octavio Alvarez <alvarezp@alvarezp.com>
ipv6toolkit (1.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #681917)

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