[rfc-dist] RFC 4822 on RIPv2 Cryptographic Authentication
rfc-editor at rfc-editor.org
Wed Feb 28 21:10:32 PST 2007
A new Request for Comments is now available in online RFC libraries.
Title: RIPv2 Cryptographic Authentication
Author: R. Atkinson, M. Fanto
Status: Standards Track
Date: February 2007
Mailbox: rja at extremenetworks.com,
mattjf at umd.edu
I-D Tag: draft-rja-ripv2-auth-06.txt
This note describes a revision to the RIPv2 Cryptographic
Authentication mechanism originally specified in RFC 2082. This
document obsoletes RFC 2082 and updates RFC 2453. This
document adds details of how the SHA family of hash algorithms can be
used with RIPv2 Cryptographic Authentication, whereas the original
document only specified the use of Keyed-MD5. Also, this document
clarifies a potential issue with an active attack on this mechanism
and adds significant text to the Security Considerations section.
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 suggestions
for improvements.Please refer to the current edition of the Internet
Official Protocol Standards (STD 1) for the standardization state and
status of this protocol. Distribution of this memo is unlimited.
This announcement is sent to the IETF list and the RFC-DIST list.
Requests to be added to or deleted from the IETF distribution list
should be sent to IETF-REQUEST at IETF.ORG. Requests to be
added to or deleted from the RFC-DIST distribution list should
be sent to RFC-DIST-REQUEST at RFC-EDITOR.ORG.
Details on obtaining RFCs via FTP or EMAIL may be obtained by sending
an EMAIL message to rfc-info at RFC-EDITOR.ORG with the message body
help: ways_to_get_rfcs. For example:
To: rfc-info at RFC-EDITOR.ORG
Subject: getting rfcs
Requests for special distribution should be addressed to either the
author of the RFC in question, or to RFC-Manager at RFC-EDITOR.ORG. Unless
specifically noted otherwise on the RFC itself, all RFCs are for
Submissions for Requests for Comments should be sent to
RFC-EDITOR at RFC-EDITOR.ORG. Please consult RFC 2223, Instructions to RFC
Authors, for further information.
The RFC Editor Team
USC/Information Sciences Institute
More information about the rfc-dist