Network Time Protocol Version 4: Autokey Specification
RFC 5906

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Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2018-12-20
08 (System)
Received changes through RFC Editor sync (changed abstract to 'This memo describes the Autokey security model for authenticating servers to clients using the Network Time ...
2015-10-14
08 (System) Notify list changed from ntp-chairs@ietf.org, draft-ietf-ntp-autokey@ietf.org to (None)
2012-08-22
08 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Tim Polk
2012-08-22
08 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Adrian Farrel
2012-08-22
08 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Russ Housley
2010-06-21
08 Cindy Morgan State Changes to RFC Published from RFC Ed Queue by Cindy Morgan
2010-06-21
08 Cindy Morgan [Note]: 'RFC 5906' added by Cindy Morgan
2010-06-21
08 (System) RFC published
2010-03-15
08 Cindy Morgan State Changes to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent by Cindy Morgan
2010-03-15
08 (System) IANA Action state changed to No IC from In Progress
2010-03-15
08 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress
2010-03-15
08 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent
2010-03-15
08 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2010-03-15
08 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2010-03-05
08 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-ntp-autokey-08.txt
2010-03-05
08 Tim Polk [Ballot Position Update] Position for Tim Polk has been changed to No Objection from Undefined by Tim Polk
2010-03-05
08 Tim Polk [Ballot Position Update] Position for Tim Polk has been changed to Undefined from Discuss by Tim Polk
2010-02-17
08 Pasi Eronen
[Ballot comment]
I have two major concerns with this document.

First, the document is mostly incomprehensible -- I don't think anyone
can figure out how ...
2010-02-17
08 Pasi Eronen [Ballot discuss]
2010-02-17
08 Pasi Eronen [Ballot Position Update] Position for Pasi Eronen has been changed to Abstain from Discuss by Pasi Eronen
2010-02-11
08 Cullen Jennings [Ballot Position Update] New position, Abstain, has been recorded by Cullen Jennings
2009-11-11
07 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-ntp-autokey-07.txt
2009-10-24
08 Adrian Farrel [Ballot Position Update] Position for Adrian Farrel has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Adrian Farrel
2009-08-20
08 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] Position for Russ Housley has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Russ Housley
2009-08-19
08 Russ Housley
[Ballot comment]
In the paragraph on the extension field parser length calculation, says:
>
> If greater than 22 an extension field is present.  If ...
2009-08-19
08 Russ Housley
[Ballot discuss]
The Gen-ART Review by Joel Halpern reports two problems that ought to
  be corrected prior to approval.  RFC Editor notes would be ...
2009-07-08
08 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2009-07-08
06 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-ntp-autokey-06.txt
2009-06-18
08 Adrian Farrel
[Ballot comment]
Throughout
s/IPSEC/IPsec/

---

Section 13.2
s/Compouter/Computer/

---

Section 10 has

  field is present.  If the length is less than 4 or not ...
2009-06-18
08 Adrian Farrel
[Ballot discuss]
In discussion with the IESG I understand that this document describes the motivations, procedures, and protocol elements for NTP Autokey as implemented in ...
2009-06-18
08 Adrian Farrel [Ballot Position Update] Position for Adrian Farrel has been changed to Discuss from No Objection by Adrian Farrel
2009-06-18
08 Cindy Morgan State Changes to IESG Evaluation::Revised ID Needed from IESG Evaluation by Cindy Morgan
2009-06-18
08 Pasi Eronen
[Ballot discuss]
I'd like to discuss with other ADs during the telechat what to do with
this. The document is mostly incomprehensible, and if it's ...
2009-06-18
08 Pasi Eronen [Ballot Position Update] Position for Pasi Eronen has been changed to Discuss from Abstain by Pasi Eronen
2009-06-18
08 Pasi Eronen [Ballot Position Update] New position, Abstain, has been recorded by Pasi Eronen
2009-06-18
08 Robert Sparks [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Robert Sparks
2009-06-18
08 Dan Romascanu [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Dan Romascanu
2009-06-18
08 Adrian Farrel [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Adrian Farrel
2009-06-18
08 Adrian Farrel
[Ballot comment]
Throughout
s/IPSEC/IPsec/

---

Section 13.2
s/Compouter/Computer/

---

Section 10 has

  field is present.  If the length is less than 4 or not ...
2009-06-17
08 Cullen Jennings [Ballot comment]
I would like to understand a bit more about how much security review this has had.
2009-06-17
08 Cullen Jennings [Ballot comment]
I would like to understand a bit more about how much security review this has had.
2009-06-17
08 Ross Callon [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Ross Callon
2009-06-17
08 Tim Polk
[Ballot comment]
suggest the following global change:

s/middleman/man-in-the-middle/

In section 6, last sentence in paragraph 3:
s/details are given in Appendix B/details are given in ...
2009-06-17
08 Tim Polk
[Ballot discuss]
[Some parts of this discuss and comments are drawn from Carl Wallace's secdir review posted
June 15].

(1) This specification oscillates between specifying ...
2009-06-17
08 Tim Polk
[Ballot comment]
suggest the following global change:

s/middleman/man-in-the-middle/

In section 6, last sentence in paragraph 3:
s/details are given in Appendix B/details are given in ...
2009-06-17
08 Tim Polk
[Ballot discuss]
[Some parts of this discuss and comments are drawn from Carl Wallace's secdir review posted June 15].

(1) This specification oscillates between specifying ...
2009-06-17
08 Tim Polk [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded by Tim Polk
2009-06-16
08 Samuel Weiler Request for Last Call review by SECDIR Completed. Reviewer: Carl Wallace.
2009-06-16
08 Ron Bonica [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Ron Bonica
2009-06-16
08 Lars Eggert [Ballot comment]
I'm still reviewing this document, but have one meta-question: Why is this not on the standards track?
2009-06-15
08 Russ Housley
[Ballot discuss]
The Gen-ART Review by Joel Halpern on 5-June-2009 has lead to some
  discussion with the authors.  Not all of the issues have ...
2009-06-15
08 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded by Russ Housley
2009-06-15
08 Lisa Dusseault [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Lisa Dusseault
2009-06-15
08 Ralph Droms State Changes to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead by Ralph Droms
2009-06-15
08 Alexey Melnikov [Ballot comment]
I know that RFC Editor can fix that, but s/RFC3280/RFC5280
2009-06-14
08 Alexey Melnikov [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Alexey Melnikov
2009-06-12
08 (System) State has been changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead from In Last Call by system
2009-06-10
08 Amanda Baber
IANA questions/comments:

- What are the names and/or descriptions (depending on the registry
format) of the proposed registrations?

- How should the registry be formatted? ...
2009-06-08
08 Ralph Droms [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Ralph Droms
2009-06-08
08 Ralph Droms Ballot has been issued by Ralph Droms
2009-06-08
08 Ralph Droms Created "Approve" ballot
2009-06-07
08 Ralph Droms Telechat date was changed to 2009-06-18 from  by Ralph Droms
2009-06-07
08 Ralph Droms Placed on agenda for telechat - 2009-06-18 by Ralph Droms
2009-06-05
08 Samuel Weiler Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Carl Wallace
2009-06-05
08 Samuel Weiler Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Carl Wallace
2009-05-29
08 Amy Vezza Last call sent
2009-05-29
08 Amy Vezza State Changes to In Last Call from Last Call Requested by Amy Vezza
2009-05-29
08 Ralph Droms State Changes to Last Call Requested from AD Evaluation by Ralph Droms
2009-05-29
08 Ralph Droms Last Call was requested by Ralph Droms
2009-05-29
08 (System) Ballot writeup text was added
2009-05-29
08 (System) Last call text was added
2009-05-29
08 (System) Ballot approval text was added
2009-05-29
05 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-ntp-autokey-05.txt
2009-04-07
08 Ralph Droms Responsible AD has been changed to Ralph Droms from Mark Townsley
2009-04-07
08 Ralph Droms Responsible AD has been changed to Ralph Droms from Mark Townsley
2008-11-27
08 Mark Townsley State Changes to AD Evaluation from Publication Requested by Mark Townsley
2008-11-20
08 Cindy Morgan
(1.a) Who is the Document Shepherd for this document? Has the Document
Shepherd personally reviewed this version of the document and, in
particular, does he ...
2008-11-20
08 Cindy Morgan Draft Added by Cindy Morgan in state Publication Requested
2008-08-18
04 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-ntp-autokey-04.txt
2008-06-09
03 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-ntp-autokey-03.txt
2008-04-22
02 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-ntp-autokey-02.txt
2008-02-25
01 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-ntp-autokey-01.txt
2007-09-25
00 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-ntp-autokey-00.txt