Transports for WebRTC
draft-ietf-rtcweb-transports-17

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Network Working Group                                      H. Alvestrand
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Intended status: Standards Track                        October 26, 2016
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                         Transports for WebRTC
                    draft-ietf-rtcweb-transports-17

Abstract

   This document describes the data transport protocols used by WebRTC,
   including the protocols used for interaction with intermediate boxes
   such as firewalls, relays and NAT boxes.

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Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2
   2.  Requirements language . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
   3.  Transport and Middlebox specification . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
     3.1.  System-provided interfaces  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
     3.2.  Ability to use IPv4 and IPv6  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
     3.3.  Usage of temporary IPv6 addresses . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
     3.4.  Middle box related functions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
     3.5.  Transport protocols implemented . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6
   4.  Media Prioritization  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7
     4.1.  Local prioritization  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   8
     4.2.  Usage of Quality of Service - DSCP and Multiplexing . . .   9
   5.  IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
   6.  Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
   7.  Acknowledgements  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
   8.  References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
     8.1.  Normative References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
     8.2.  Informative References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  15
   Appendix A.  Change log . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
     A.1.  Changes from -00 to -01 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
     A.2.  Changes from -01 to -02 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
     A.3.  Changes from -02 to -03 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  17
     A.4.  Changes from -03 to -04 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  17
     A.5.  Changes from -04 to -05 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  17
     A.6.  Changes from -05 to -06 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  17
     A.7.  Changes from -06 to -07 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  18
     A.8.  Changes from -07 to -08 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  18
     A.9.  Changes from -08 to -09 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  18
     A.10. Changes from -09 to -10 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  18
     A.11. Changes from -10 to -11 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  18
     A.12. Changes from -11 to -12 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  19
     A.13. Changes from -12 to -13 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  19
     A.14. Changes from -13 to -14 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  19
     A.15. Changes from -14 to -15 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  19
     A.16. Changes from -15 to -16 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  19
     A.17. Changes from -16 to -17 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  20
   Author's Address  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  20

1.  Introduction

   WebRTC is a protocol suite aimed at real time multimedia exchange
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