[rfc-dist] RFC 6407 on The Group Domain of Interpretation

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        RFC 6407

        Title:      The Group Domain of Interpretation 
        Author:     B. Weis, S. Rowles,
                    T. Hardjono
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       October 2011
        Mailbox:    bew at cisco.com, 
                    sheela at cisco.com, 
                    hardjono at mit.edu
        Pages:      64
        Characters: 147102
        Obsoletes:  RFC3547

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-msec-gdoi-update-11.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6407.txt

This document describes the Group Domain of Interpretation (GDOI)
protocol specified in RFC 3547.  The GDOI provides group key
management to support secure group communications according to the
architecture specified in RFC 4046.  The GDOI manages group security
associations, which are used by IPsec and potentially other data
security protocols.  This document replaces RFC 3547.  

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
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