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An Overview of BGPsec

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (sidr WG)
Expired & archived
Authors Matt Lepinski , Sean Turner
Last updated 2017-06-16 (Latest revision 2016-06-23)
Replaces draft-lepinski-bgpsec-overview
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status Informational
Additional resources Mailing list discussion
Stream WG state Submitted to IESG for Publication
Document shepherd Sandra L. Murphy
Shepherd write-up Show Last changed 2016-09-02
IESG IESG state Expired (IESG: Dead)
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Responsible AD Alvaro Retana
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This document provides an overview of a security extension to the Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) referred to as BGPsec. BGPsec improves security for BGP routing.


Matt Lepinski
Sean Turner

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