BGP Algorithms, Key Formats, & Signature Formats

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This document specifies the algorithms, algorithms' parameters, asymmetric key formats, asymmetric key size and signature format used in BGPSEC (Border Gateway Protocol Security). This document updates the Profile for Algorithms and Key Sizes for use in the Resource Public Key Infrastructure (RFC 6485).


Sean Turner (

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