Minimally Covering NSEC Records and DNSSEC On-line Signing, April 2006
- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- RFC 4035, RFC 4034
- S. Weiler
- dnsext (int)
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This document describes how to construct DNSSEC NSEC resource records that cover a smaller range of names than called for by RFC 4034. By generating and signing these records on demand, authoritative name servers can effectively stop the disclosure of zone contents otherwise made possible by walking the chain of NSEC records in a signed zone. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.