IPsec Anti-Replay Algorithm without Bit Shifting
RFC 6479

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From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
To: RFC ISE <rfc-ise@rfc-editor.org>
Cc: The IESG <iesg@ietf.org>, <iana@iana.org>, <ietf-announce@ietf.org>, rfc-editor@rfc-editor.org
Subject: Re: Informational RFC to be: <draft-zhang-ipsecme-anti-replay-07.txt>

The IESG has no problem with the publication of 'IPsec anti-replay
algorithm without bit-shifting' <draft-zhang-ipsecme-anti-replay-07.txt>
as an Informational RFC.

The IESG would also like the RFC-Editor to review the comments in
the datatracker
related to this document and determine whether or not they merit
incorporation into the document. Comments may exist in both the ballot
and the comment log.

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The IESG Secretary

Technical Summary

   This document presents an alternate method to do the anti-replay
   checks and updates for IP Authentication Header (AH) and
   Encapsulating Security Protocol (ESP).

Working Group Summary

   This is an independent submission via the RFC Editor.

Document Quality



   The responsible Area Director is Sean Turner

RFC Editor Note

  The IESG has concluded that this work is related to IETF work done
  in the IPSECME WG, but this relationship does not prevent publishing.