[rfc-dist] RFC 4470 on Minimally Covering NSEC Records and DNSSEC On-line Signing
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Title: Minimally Covering NSEC Records and
DNSSEC On-line Signing
Author: S. Weiler, J. Ihren
Status: Standards Track
Date: April 2006
Mailbox: weiler at tislabs.com,
johani at autonomica.se
Updates: RFC4035, RFC4034
I-D Tag: draft-ietf-dnsext-dnssec-online-signing-02.txt
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.
This document is a product of the DNS Extensions Working Group
of the IETF.
This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.
STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet standards track
protocol for the Internet community,and requests discussion and
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