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SRH and IP header protection

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Dongjie Lu , Meiling Chen , Li Su , Wei Pan , Cheng Li
Last updated 2023-04-18 (Latest revision 2022-10-15)
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This document proposes a method to protect SRH and IP header using signature which stored in the TLV, this scheme can apply to SRv6 and G-SRv6. By defining a new type of TLV which is used for signature protection based on asymmetric secret keys. Of course, we have designed the process of signature and verification, and tips for verifying optimization process.


Dongjie Lu
Meiling Chen
Li Su
Wei Pan
Cheng Li

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