Remote Procedure Call Encryption By Default

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Authors Trond Myklebust  , Chuck Lever 
Last updated 2019-02-11
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This document describes a mechanism that enables encryption of in- transit Remote Procedure Call (RPC) transactions with minimal administrative overhead and full interoperation with RPC implementations that do not support this mechanism. This document updates RFC 5531.


Trond Myklebust (
Chuck Lever (

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