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NTP Client Data Minimization

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (ntp WG)
Expired & archived
Authors Daniel Fox Franke , Aanchal Malhotra
Last updated 2019-09-26 (Latest revision 2019-03-25)
Replaces draft-dfranke-ntp-data-minimization
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Additional resources Mailing list discussion
Stream WG state In WG Last Call
Document shepherd (None)
IESG IESG state Expired
Consensus boilerplate Yes
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


This memo proposes backward-compatible updates to the Network Time Protocol to strip unnecessary identifying information from client requests and to improve resilience against blind spoofing of unauthenticated server responses.


Daniel Fox Franke
Aanchal Malhotra

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