Remote Procedure Call (RPC) Security Version 3
draft-ietf-nfsv4-rpcsec-gssv3-01

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NFSv4                                                          T. Haynes
Internet-Draft                                                    NetApp
Intended status: Standards Track                             N. Williams
Expires: May 17, 2012                                       Cryptonector
                                                       November 14, 2011

             Remote Procedure Call (RPC) Security Version 3
                  draft-ietf-nfsv4-rpcsec-gssv3-01.txt

Abstract

   This document specifies version 3 of the Remote Procedure Call (RPC)
   security protocol (RPCSEC_GSS).  This protocol provides for: compound
   authentication of client hosts and users to server (constructed by
   generic composition), channel binding, security label assertions for
   multi-level and type enforcement, privilege assertions and identity
   assertions.

Requirements Language

   The key words "MUST", "MUST NOT", "REQUIRED", "SHALL", "SHALL NOT",
   "SHOULD", "SHOULD NOT", "RECOMMENDED", "MAY", and "OPTIONAL" in this
   document are to be interpreted as described in RFC 2119 [1].

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Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3
     1.1.  Motivation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  4
     1.2.  Applications of RPCSEC_GSSv3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5
   2.  The RPCSEC_GSSv3 protocol  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5
     2.1.  Control messages . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
       2.1.1.  New auth_stat values . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
       2.1.2.  Create request . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
       2.1.3.  Context handle destruction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
       2.1.4.  List request . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
       2.1.5.  Extensibility  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
   3.  Privileges and identity representation for NFSv4 . . . . . . . 18
   4.  Security Considerations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
   5.  IANA Considerations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20
   6.  Normative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20
   Appendix A.  Acknowledgments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
   Appendix B.  RFC Editor Notes  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
   Authors' Addresses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21

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