[rfc-dist] RFC 5848 on Signed Syslog Messages

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        RFC 5848

        Title:      Signed Syslog Messages 
        Author:     J. Kelsey, J. Callas,
                    A. Clemm
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       May 2010
        Mailbox:    john.kelsey at nist.gov, 
                    jon at callas.org, 
                    alex at cisco.com
        Pages:      40
        Characters: 102805
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-syslog-sign-29.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5848.txt

This document describes a mechanism to add origin authentication,
message integrity, replay resistance, message sequencing, and
detection of missing messages to the transmitted syslog messages.
This specification is intended to be used in conjunction with the
work defined in RFC 5424, "The Syslog Protocol".  [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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