[rfc-dist] RFC 5425 on Transport Layer Security (TLS) Transport Mapping for Syslog

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        RFC 5425

        Title:      Transport Layer Security (TLS) Transport 
                    Mapping for Syslog 
        Author:     F. Miao, Ed.,
                    Y. Ma, Ed.,
                    J. Salowey, Ed.
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       March 2009
        Mailbox:    miaofy at huawei.com, 
                    myz at huawei.com, 
                    jsalowey at cisco.com
        Pages:      13
        Characters: 28159
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-syslog-transport-tls-14.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5425.txt

This document describes the use of Transport Layer Security (TLS) to
provide a secure connection for the transport of syslog messages.
This document describes the security threats to syslog and how TLS
can be used to counter such threats.  [STANDARDS TRACK]

This document is a product of the Security Issues in Network Event Logging 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
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