The RPKI/Router Protocol

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Randy Bush  , Rob Austein 
Last updated 2010-07-06
Replaced by RFC 6810
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In order to formally validate the origin ASes of BGP announcements, routers need a simple but reliable mechanism to receive RPKI [I-D.ietf-sidr-arch] or analogous prefix origin data from a trusted cache. This document describes a protocol to deliver validated prefix origin data to routers over ssh.


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