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Storing SSH Host Keys in DNS

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (secsh WG)
Author Wesley Griffin
Last updated 2001-05-10
Replaces draft-griffin-ssh-host-keys-in-dns
Replaced by RFC 4255
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-secsh-dns
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DNS Security Extensions enables the secure distribution of public keys over the Internet. This is a desirable feature for the SSH protocol. This document defines the format for storing SSH host keys in KEY resource records.


Wesley Griffin

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