Compression of IPsec AH and ESP Headers for Constrained Environments
draft-raza-6lo-ipsec-00

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Abstract

This document describes the header compression mechanisms for the IPsec [RFC4301] based on the encoding scheme standardized in [RFC6282]. The IPsec Authentication Header (AH) and Encapsulated Security Payload (ESP) headers are compressed using Next Header Compression (NHC) defined in [RFC6282]. This document does not invalidate any encoding schemes proposed in 6LoWPAN [RFC6282] but rather complements it with compressed IPsec using the free bits in the IPv6 Extension Header encoding.

Authors

Shahid Raza (shahid@sics.se)
Simon Duquennoy (simonduq@sics.se)
Göran Selander (goran.selander@ericsson.com)

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