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Delay Tolerant Networking Security Key Management - Problem Statement

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Author Fred Templin
Last updated 2014-09-13 (Latest revision 2014-03-12)
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Delay/Disruption Tolerant Networking (DTN) introduces a network model in which communications may be subject to long delays and/or intermittent connectivity. These challenges render traditional security key management mechanisms infeasible since round trip delays may exceed the operational limitations of the protocol. This document therefore presents a problem statement for security key management in DTNs.


Fred Templin

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