BGPSEC router key rollover as an alternative to beaconing

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (sidr WG)
Last updated 2012-08-14 (latest revision 2012-06-05)
Replaced by draft-ietf-sidr-bgpsec-rollover
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at


The current BGPSEC draft documents do not specifies a key rollover process for routers. This document describes a possible key rollover process and explores its impact to mitigate replay attacks and eliminate the need for beaconing in BGPSEC.


Roque Gagliano (
Keyur Patel (
Brian Weis (

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