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Handling of DNS Zone Signing Keys

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Author Edward P. Lewis
Last updated 2021-06-19 (Latest revision 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 P. Lewis

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