Flexible Authentication for DHCP Messages
draft-gupta-dhcp-auth-02

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Abstract

This memo proposes a new protocol for DHCP authentication within the general framework outlined in RFC 3118 [4]. This protocol uses public-key cryptography, in the form of digital signatures, for authentication. This simplifies key management and supports mutual authentication between clients and servers belonging to different administrative domains.

Authors

Vipul Gupta (vipul.gupta@eng.sun.com)

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