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A TCP transport for the Internet Key Exchange

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (ipsecme WG)
Expired & archived
Author Yoav Nir
Last updated 2013-06-06 (Latest revision 2012-12-03)
Replaces draft-nir-ipsecme-ike-tcp
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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Stream WG state WG Document
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IESG IESG state Expired
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This document describes using TCP for IKE messages. This facilitates the transport of large messages over paths where fragments are either dropped, or where packet loss makes the use of large UDP packets unreliable.


Yoav Nir

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