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Network Management Access Security Capabilities

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Ron Bonica , Syed Ahmed
Last updated 2008-04-16 (Latest revision 2005-10-14)
Replaced by draft-ietf-opsec-nmasc
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This document describes how network management stations can communicate with the devices that they manage using either the in- band network, an out-of-band network, or a virtual out-of-band network. This document also evaluates each access method in terms of its security capabilities and lists the device capabilities needed to support each method.


Ron Bonica
Syed Ahmed

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