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BGPSEC Protocol Specification

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Author Matt Lepinski
Last updated 2012-01-25 (Latest revision 2011-03-07)
Replaces draft-bgpsec-spec
Replaced by draft-ietf-sidr-bgpsec-protocol
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Stream Stream state (No stream defined)
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-sidr-bgpsec-protocol
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


This document describes BGPSEC, a mechanism for providing path security for BGP route advertisements. BGPSEC is implemented via a new optional non-transitive BGP path attribute.


Matt Lepinski

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