[rfc-dist] RFC 6482 on A Profile for Route Origin Authorizations (ROAs)

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        RFC 6482

        Title:      A Profile for Route Origin 
                    Authorizations (ROAs) 
        Author:     M. Lepinski, S. Kent,
                    D. Kong
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       February 2012
        Mailbox:    mlepinski at bbn.com, 
                    skent at bbn.com, 
                    dkong at bbn.com
        Pages:      9
        Characters: 15745
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-sidr-roa-format-12.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6482.txt

This document defines a standard profile for Route Origin
Authorizations (ROAs).  A ROA is a digitally signed object that
provides a means of verifying that an IP address block holder has
authorized an Autonomous System (AS) to originate routes to one or
more prefixes within the address block.  [STANDARDS-TRACK]

This document is a product of the Secure Inter-Domain Routing 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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