Authentication, Authorization and Policy Management for Routing Protocols

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Authors J. Atwood  , Revathi Somanatha , Sam Hartman  , Dacheng Zhang 
Last updated 2014-01-16 (latest revision 2013-07-15)
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When tightening the security of the core routing infrastructure, one requirement is to ensure that the keying material for the routing protocol exchanges is distributed only to the appropriate routers. This document specifies requirements on the authentication and authorization of routers and proposes the use of policy distribution to achieve those requirements.


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