IP Encapsulating Security Payload (ESP) for Implementors

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Author William Simpson 
Last updated 1997-08-01
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This document describes a confidentiality mechanism for IP datagrams. Payload headers are encapsulated within an opaque envelope. Under some circumstances, authentication and integrity are optionally provided for IP datagrams.


William Simpson (wsimpson@greendragon.com)

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