RFC 7816

DNS Query Name Minimisation to Improve Privacy, March 2016

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc7816.txt
File formats:
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Status:
EXPERIMENTAL
Author:
S. Bortzmeyer
Stream:
IETF
Source:
dnsop (ops)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC7816

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Abstract

This document describes a technique to improve DNS privacy, a technique called "QNAME minimisation", where the DNS resolver no longer sends the full original QNAME to the upstream name server.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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