SKIP extension for Perfect Forward Secrecy (PFS)

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (ipsec WG)
Author Ashar Aziz 
Last updated 1996-08-05 (latest revision 1996-02-22)
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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This document describes an optional extension specifying how to use an ephemeral Diffie-Hellman exchange in conjunction with the SKIP protocol in order to provide perfect forward secrecy for situations where forward secrecy is necessary.


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