The Use of Maxlength in the RPKI

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Authors Yossi Gilad  , Sharon Goldberg  , Kotikalapudi Sriram  , Job Snijders  , Ben Maddison 
Last updated 2018-03-05
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This document recommends that operators avoid using the maxLength attribute when issuing Route Origin Authorizations (ROAs) in the Resource Public Key Infrastructure (RPKI). These recommendations complement those in [RFC7115].


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