ISO/IEC 29341-24-10:2017 specifies the characteristics of the UPnP networked service named WANIPConnection, version 2. This service definition is compliant with UPnP Device Architecture 1.0  . It is one component of the Device Control Protocol for the UPnP Internet Gateway Device (see ).
This service enables a UPnP control point to:
- configure and control an IP connection between a LAN client on one side of an Internet gateway (see ) and a WAN host on the other side;
- manage any physical WAN interface?such as DSL or cable?that supports an IP connection.
This service is a required in a WANConnectionDevice (see ) when the device supports an IP connection.