MIKEY: Multimedia Internet KEYing, August 2004
- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- Updated by:
- RFC 4738, RFC 6309
- J. Arkko
- msec (sec)
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This document describes a key management scheme that can be used for real-time applications (both for peer-to-peer communication and group communication). In particular, its use to support the Secure Real-time Transport Protocol is described in detail. Security protocols for real-time multimedia applications have started to appear. This has brought forward the need for a key management solution to support these protocols. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.