Security Policy Protocol

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Last updated 2002-01-29
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This document describes a protocol for discovering, accessing and processing security policy information of hosts, subnets or networks of a security domain. The Security Policy Protocol defines how the policy information is exchanged, processed, and protected by clients and servers. The protocol is extensible and flexible. It allows the exchange of complex policy objects between clients and servers.


Luis Sanchez (
Matt Condell (

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