Design of the native Cyberspace Map
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opsawg                                                    WJL. Wang, Ed.
Internet-Draft                                            MCC. Miao, Ed.
Intended status: Informational                              ACQ. An, Ed.
Expires: December 16, 2019                              ZSY. Zhuang, Ed.
                                                     Tsinghua University
                                                           June 14, 2019

                  Design of the native Cyberspace Map
                  draft-jilongwang-opsawg-cybersmap-00

Abstract

   This memo discusses the design of the native cyberspace map which is
   stable and flexible to describe cyberspace.  Although we have
   accepted the cyberspace as a parallel new world, we even have not
   defined its basic coordinate system, which means cyberspace have no
   its basic space dimension till now.  The objective of this draft is
   to illustrate the basic design methodology of the native coordinate
   system of cyberspace, and show how to design cyberspace map on this
   basis.

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Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2
     1.1.  Requirements Language . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
   2.  Terminology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
   3.  Use cases . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
     3.1.  Network Management  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
     3.2.  Network Security  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
   4.  Selection on Basic Coordinate Vectors . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
     4.1.  IP address  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
     4.2.  Port  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6
     4.3.  AS number . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6
     4.4.  MAC Address . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6
     4.5.  Domain Name . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6
     4.6.  Conclusion  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7
   5.  Construction of native Cyberspace Map . . . . . . . . . . . .   7
     5.1.  IP Map  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7
     5.2.  IP-Port Map . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   8
     5.3.  AS Map  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9
   6.  Acknowledgements  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  10
   7.  IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  10
   8.  Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  10
   9.  Normative References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  10
   Authors' Addresses  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11

1.  Introduction

   There is a new space created by Internet, together with computer
   networks, telecommunication networks, termed as cyberspace.  It is an
   interactive domain that includes users, softwares, processes,
   information in storage or communication, applications, services .etc.
   Unfortunately, we even have not defined its basic coordinate system
   and even the native map.

   Traditional well known coordinate systems seem feasible to visualize
   and represent cyberspace.  However, both coordinate systems have some
   drawbacks.  Although geographic coordinate system(GCS) vividly shows
   geographic information of cyberspace in geographic map, it only
   visualizes a tip of iceberg of cyberspace and hardly describes the
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