[rfc-dist] RFC 5374 on Multicast Extensions to the Security Architecture for the Internet Protocol
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Title: Multicast Extensions to the Security
Architecture for the Internet Protocol
Author: B. Weis, G. Gross, D. Ignjatic
Status: Standards Track
Date: November 2008
Mailbox: bew at cisco.com,
gmgross at securemulticast.net,
dignjatic at polycom.com
I-D Tag: draft-ietf-msec-ipsec-extensions-09.txt
The Security Architecture for the Internet Protocol describes
security services for traffic at the IP layer. That architecture
primarily defines services for Internet Protocol (IP) unicast
packets. This document describes how the IPsec security services
are applied to IP multicast packets. These extensions are relevant
only for an IPsec implementation that supports multicast. [STANDARDS TRACK]
This document is a product of the Multicast Security 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 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.
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