Interface to the Routing System (I2RS) Security-Related Requirements

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Subject: Document Action: 'I2RS Security Related Requirements' to Informational RFC (draft-ietf-i2rs-protocol-security-requirements-17.txt)

The IESG has approved the following document:
- 'I2RS Security Related Requirements'
  (draft-ietf-i2rs-protocol-security-requirements-17.txt) as
Informational RFC

This document is the product of the Interface to the Routing System
Working Group.

The IESG contact persons are Alvaro Retana, Alia Atlas and Deborah

A URL of this Internet Draft is:

Technical Summary

This presents security-related requirements for the I2RS protocol for
   mutual authentication, transport protocols, data transfer and

Working Group Summary

Working consensus for requirements was honed over 6 months (May -Nov 2015).
WG LC done with All of requirement drafts 10/6/2015 to 10/20/2015 

Document Quality

This draft comes out of discussion with the I2RS WG and
various security experts, and security directorate reviewers. 
The last SEC-DIR messages on this topic was:
last message: 

It has been reviewed by the NETCONF WG (July 2015, Nov 2015), and
all issues were declared resolved as of November 2015. 
 A significant number of vendors have indicated their plan to 
 expand existing protocols to create an IRS amalgamate protocol. 
 A list includes the following: Cisco, Juniper, Huawei, Ericsson, 
Google, Packetdesign (Client software) and others. 


Document shepherd:  Jeff Haas 
AD: Alia Atlas