Last Call Review of draft-leiba-urnbis-ietf-namespace-01

Request Review of draft-leiba-urnbis-ietf-namespace
Requested rev. no specific revision (document currently at 02)
Type Last Call Review
Team Security Area Directorate (secdir)
Deadline 2013-02-11
Requested 2013-01-17
Authors Barry Leiba
Draft last updated 2013-02-14
Completed reviews Genart Last Call review of -01 by Joel Halpern (diff)
Genart Telechat review of -02 by Joel Halpern
Secdir Last Call review of -01 by Hilarie Orman (diff)
Assignment Reviewer Hilarie Orman
State Completed
Review review-leiba-urnbis-ietf-namespace-01-secdir-lc-orman-2013-02-14
Reviewed rev. 01 (document currently at 02)
Review result Ready
Review completed: 2013-02-14


Secdir review of Registration of Second-Level URI Namespaces Under "ietf"

Do not be alarmed.  I have reviewed this document as part of the
security directorate's ongoing effort to review all IETF documents
being processed by the IESG.  These comments were written primarily
for the benefit of the security area directors.  Document editors and
WG chairs should treat these comments just like any other last call

From the Abstract:

   RFC 2648 defines the "ietf" URN namespace, and defines a number of
   sub-namespaces.  RFC 3553 defines an additional sub-namespace,
   "params", and creates a registry to document allocations under that.
   But there is no registry that lists, in one place, all sub-namespaces
   of "ietf".  This document creates and populates such a registry.

I agree with the author's assessment that there are no security