Group Key Management using IKEv2

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Authors Sheela Rowles  , Aldous Yeung  , Paulina Tran  , Yoav Nir 
Last updated 2013-04-12 (latest revision 2012-10-09)
Replaced by draft-ietf-ipsecme-g-ikev2
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This document presents a new group key distribution protocol. The protocol is in conformance with MSEC key management architecture it contains two components: member registration and group rekeying, both downloading group security associations from the Group Controller Key Server to a member of the group. The new protocol is similar to IKEv2 in message and payload formats as well as message semantics.


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