Host Identity Protocol (HIP) Registration Extension
draft-ietf-hip-rfc5203-bis-09

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Network Working Group                                        J. Laganier
Internet-Draft                                   Luminate Wireless, Inc.
Obsoletes: 5203 (if approved)                                  L. Eggert
Intended status: Standards Track                                  NetApp
Expires: January 1, 2016                                   June 30, 2015

          Host Identity Protocol (HIP) Registration Extension
                     draft-ietf-hip-rfc5203-bis-09

Abstract

   This document specifies a registration mechanism for the Host
   Identity Protocol (HIP) that allows hosts to register with services,
   such as HIP rendezvous servers or middleboxes.  This document
   obsoletes RFC5203.

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Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2
   2.  Terminology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2
   3.  HIP Registration Extension Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
     3.1.  Registrar Announcing Its Ability  . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
     3.2.  Requester Requesting Registration . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
     3.3.  Registrar Granting or Refusing Service(s) Registration  .   4
   4.  Parameter Formats and Processing  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6
     4.1.  Encoding Registration Lifetimes with Exponents  . . . . .   6
     4.2.  REG_INFO  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6
     4.3.  REG_REQUEST . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7
     4.4.  REG_RESPONSE  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   8
     4.5.  REG_FAILED  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9
   5.  Establishing and Maintaining Registrations  . . . . . . . . .  11
   6.  Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
   7.  IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  12
   8.  Contributors  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  12
   9.  Acknowledgments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  12
   10. References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  13
     10.1.  Normative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  13
     10.2.  Informative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  13
   Appendix A.  Changes from RFC 5203  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  14
   Authors' Addresses  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  14

1.  Introduction

   This document specifies an extension to the Host Identity Protocol
   (HIP) [RFC7401].  The extension provides a generic means for a host
   to register with a service.  The service may, for example, be a HIP
   rendezvous server [I-D.ietf-hip-rfc5204-bis] or a middlebox
   [RFC3234].

   This document makes no further assumptions about the exact type of
   service.  Likewise, this document does not specify any mechanisms to
   discover the presence of specific services or means to interact with
   them after registration.  Future documents may describe those
   operations.

   The key words "MUST", "MUST NOT", "REQUIRED", "SHALL", "SHALL NOT",
   "SHOULD", "SHOULD NOT", "RECOMMENDED", "MAY", and "OPTIONAL" in this
   document are to be interpreted as described in RFC 2119 [RFC2119].

2.  Terminology

   In addition to the terminology defined in the HIP Architecture
   [I-D.ietf-hip-rfc4423-bis], the HIP specification [RFC7401], and the

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