Code-preserving Simplifications and Improvements to IKE

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (ipsec WG)
Author Charlie Kaufman 
Last updated 2001-07-17 (latest revision 2001-07-13)
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This internet draft recommends modifications to Phase 1 IKE that will minimize code changes. We recommend simplification by removing some of the options, and minimal changes, when they provide a large increase in functionality, in the remaining portions of IKE.


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