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Random algorithm for RTP CNAME generation
draft-rescorla-avtcore-random-cname-00

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Last updated: 2013-01-10 (latest revision 2012-07-09)
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Abstract

RFC 6222 describes a number of mechanisms for generating a unique CNAME Unfortunately, these algorithms are rather complicated and also produce CNAMEs which in some cases are potentially linkable over multiple RTCP sessions even if a new CNAME is generated for each session. This document specifies a replacement algorithm for the algorithm in Section 5 which does not have this limitation and is also simpler to implement.

Authors

Eric Rescorla <ekr@rtfm.com>

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