Handling of DNS Zone Signing Keys

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (dnsop WG)
Last updated 2001-03-02
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DNS Security Extensions require a greater interaction between zone administrations sharing a zone cut. The center of the interaction is the handling of the zone keys of the child and the signature applied by the parent. DNSSEC does not include a protocol for this, but the means of this interaction need definition to maintain the security of DNS.


Edward Lewis (Ed.Lewis@neustar.biz)

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