[rfc-dist] RFC 4534 on Group Security Policy Token v1

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        RFC 4534

        Title:      Group Security Policy Token v1 
        Author:     A Colegrove, H Harney
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       June 2006
        Mailbox:    acc at sparta.com, 
                    hh at sparta.com
        Pages:      33
        Characters: 54157
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-msec-policy-token-sec-06.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4534.txt

The Group Security Policy Token is a structure used to
specify the security policy and configurable parameters
for a cryptographic group, such as a secure multicast
group.  Because the security of a group is composed of
the totality of multiple security services, mechanisms, and
attributes throughout the communications infrastructure,
an authenticatable representation of the features that
must be supported throughout the system is needed to ensure
consistent security.  This document specifies the structure
of such a token.  [STANDARDS TRACK]

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
protocol for the Internet community,and requests discussion and 
suggestions for improvements.Please refer to the current edition of the 
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