Authentication of DHCP Relay Agent Options Using IPsec

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (dhc WG)
Author Ralph Droms 
Last updated 2005-11-09 (latest revision 2005-05-26)
Stream Internent Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status Proposed Standard
Expired & archived
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Stream WG state WG Document
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IESG IESG state Expired (IESG: Dead)
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Responsible AD Margaret Cullen
IESG note Document was withdrawn from consideration after discussion with author, WG chairs, IESG and WG. There is already another mechanism to secure this communication defined in draft-ietf-dhc-auth-suboption.
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The DHCP Relay Agent Information Option (RFC 3046) conveys information between a DHCP relay agent and a DHCP server. This specification defines a mechanism for securing the messages exchanged between a relay agent and a server using IPsec (RFC 2401)


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