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Network Management Access Security Capabilities

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (opsec WG)
Expired & archived
Authors Ron Bonica , Syed Ahmed
Last updated 2006-03-01
Replaces draft-bonica-opsec-nmasc
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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Stream WG state Dead WG Document
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IESG IESG state Expired
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


This document describes how network management stations can communicate with the devices that they manage using either the in- band network, an out-of-band network, or a virtual out-of-band network. This document also evaluates each access method in terms of its security capabilities and lists the device capabilities needed to support each method.


Ron Bonica
Syed Ahmed

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