Encapsulating Security Payload (ESP)

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Authors Phil Karn  , William Simpson  , Perry Metzger 
Last updated 1995-03-13 (latest revision 1995-01-18)
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This document describes a privacy mechanism for for the Internet Protocol. End-to-end headers are encapsulated within an opaque envelope. In addition, this document describes the use of DES-CBC security transform.


Phil Karn (pkarn@qualcomm.com)
William Simpson (wsimpson@greendragon.com)
Perry Metzger (perry@piermont.com)

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