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DNS Editing Through HTTPS (DETH)

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Joe Hildebrand , Paul E. Hoffman
Last updated 2016-09-22 (Latest revision 2016-03-21)
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There is a strong desire in many communities for service operators to be able to dynamically update DNS records in an easy-to-deploy, standardized method. For example, operating SIP requires DNS records to be added and updated as the SIP service starts and is moved among different servers. This document describes an HTTPS-based mechanism for service operators who are authorized by their DNS administrator to add, change, and delete DNS records.


Joe Hildebrand
Paul E. Hoffman

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