[rfc-dist] RFC 6493 on The Resource Public Key Infrastructure (RPKI) Ghostbusters Record

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        RFC 6493

        Title:      The Resource Public Key Infrastructure 
                    (RPKI) Ghostbusters Record 
        Author:     R. Bush
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       February 2012
        Mailbox:    randy at psg.com
        Pages:      8
        Characters: 15491
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-sidr-ghostbusters-15.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6493.txt

In the Resource Public Key Infrastructure (RPKI), resource
certificates completely obscure names or any other information that
might be useful for contacting responsible parties to deal with
issues of certificate expiration, maintenance, roll-overs,
compromises, etc.  This document describes the RPKI Ghostbusters
Record containing human contact information that may be verified
(indirectly) by a Certification Authority (CA) certificate.  The data
in the record are those of a severely profiled vCard.  [STANDARDS-

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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