RFC 5479

Requirements and Analysis of Media Security Management Protocols, April 2009

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5479.txt
File formats:
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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Authors:
D. Wing, Ed.
S. Fries
H. Tschofenig
F. Audet
Stream:
IETF
Source:
sip (rai)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC5479

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Abstract

This document describes requirements for a protocol to negotiate a security context for SIP-signaled Secure RTP (SRTP) media. In addition to the natural security requirements, this negotiation protocol must interoperate well with SIP in certain ways. A number of proposals have been published and a summary of these proposals is in the appendix of this document. This memo provides information for the Internet community.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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