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Minimal Security rekeying mechanism for 6TiSCH

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
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Author Michael Richardson
Last updated 2018-04-19 (Latest revision 2017-08-28)
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This draft describes a mechanism to rekey the networks used by 6TISCH nodes. It leverages the security association created during an enrollment protocol. The rekey mechanism permits incremental deployment of new sets of keys, followed by a rollover to a new key.


Michael Richardson

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