Opportunistic Security: Some Protection Most of the Time
RFC 7435

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Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2015-10-14
06 (System) Notify list changed from ietf-dane@dukhovni.org, draft-dukhovni-opportunistic-security@ietf.org, saag@ietf.org to saag@ietf.org
2015-01-02
06 Jean Mahoney Closed request for Last Call review by GENART with state 'No Response'
2014-12-31
06 (System) RFC published
2014-12-29
06 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48-DONE from AUTH48
2014-12-23
06 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48 from EDIT
2014-12-02
06 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent
2014-12-01
06 (System) RFC Editor state changed to EDIT
2014-12-01
06 (System) Announcement was received by RFC Editor
2014-12-01
06 (System) IANA Action state changed to No IC from In Progress
2014-12-01
06 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress
2014-12-01
06 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent from Approved-announcement to be sent::Point Raised - writeup needed
2014-12-01
06 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2014-12-01
06 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2014-12-01
06 Amy Vezza Ballot approval text was generated
2014-11-26
06 Stephen Farrell Ballot writeup was changed
2014-11-26
06 Viktor Dukhovni IANA Review state changed to Version Changed - Review Needed from IANA OK - No Actions Needed
2014-11-26
06 Viktor Dukhovni New version available: draft-dukhovni-opportunistic-security-06.txt
2014-11-25
05 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to Approved-announcement to be sent::Point Raised - writeup needed from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead
2014-11-25
05 Joel Jaeggli
[Ballot comment]
woud prefer

However, when such attacks are employed pervasively in order to
facilitate e,g, surveillance, this is probably detectable; hence,
even in such ...
2014-11-25
05 Joel Jaeggli [Ballot Position Update] Position for Joel Jaeggli has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2014-11-25
05 Stephen Farrell Ballot writeup was changed
2014-11-25
05 Ted Lemon [Ballot comment]
Thanks for addressing my discuss.  I'm very happy to see this document progress!
2014-11-25
05 Ted Lemon [Ballot Position Update] Position for Ted Lemon has been changed to Yes from Discuss
2014-11-25
05 Joel Jaeggli
[Ballot discuss]
hanging on Ted's point a bit. I might clear if he does.

If the use of what are essentially transparent proxies makes downgrade ...
2014-11-25
05 Joel Jaeggli [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Joel Jaeggli
2014-11-25
05 Stephen Farrell Ballot writeup was changed
2014-11-25
05 Jari Arkko [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Jari Arkko
2014-11-25
05 Stephen Farrell Ballot writeup was changed
2014-11-25
05 Stephen Farrell Ballot writeup was changed
2014-11-25
05 Benoît Claise
[Ballot comment]
No objection to the publication of the document, but please engage in the discussion, and clarify the text.

I don't understand what a ...
2014-11-25
05 Benoît Claise [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Benoit Claise
2014-11-25
05 Martin Stiemerling [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Martin Stiemerling
2014-11-24
05 Amanda Baber IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - No Actions Needed from Version Changed - Review Needed
2014-11-24
05 Spencer Dawkins [Ballot comment]
The document is much improved in -05. Thank you for circling back around.
2014-11-24
05 Spencer Dawkins [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Spencer Dawkins
2014-11-24
05 Ted Lemon
[Ballot discuss]
I'm generally in favor of this document, but there is something I feel needs to be discussed.

Section 4 describes the use of ...
2014-11-24
05 Ted Lemon [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Ted Lemon
2014-11-24
05 Richard Barnes [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Richard Barnes
2014-11-24
05 Pete Resnick
[Ballot comment]
The last sentence of replacement paragraph for section 3 in the RFC Editor Note is distasteful. Discussion of the "transition" from broken algorithms ...
2014-11-24
05 Pete Resnick [Ballot Position Update] Position for Pete Resnick has been changed to Yes from Discuss
2014-11-24
05 Stephen Farrell Ballot writeup was changed
2014-11-24
05 Pete Resnick
[Ballot discuss]
Well, either Stephen or I get to hold the DISCUSS, so I guess it's going to be me. As soon as this discussion ...
2014-11-24
05 Pete Resnick [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Pete Resnick
2014-11-24
05 Alissa Cooper
[Ballot comment]
Thanks for all the work on this, much improved.

= Section 3 =
"In general, communication
      should be at least ...
2014-11-24
05 Alissa Cooper [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Alissa Cooper
2014-11-24
05 Brian Haberman [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Brian Haberman
2014-11-23
05 Kathleen Moriarty
[Ballot comment]
I support this document moving forward and think it is important to have the concepts defined and documented.  Thanks for your work on ...
2014-11-23
05 Kathleen Moriarty [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Kathleen Moriarty
2014-11-20
05 Adrian Farrel [Ballot comment]
Thanks for the extra cycle on this document. I think the added polish has made for a much better document.
2014-11-20
05 Adrian Farrel [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Adrian Farrel
2014-11-19
05 Barry Leiba
[Ballot comment]
This second last call has resolved all the questions I had about this document, and I'm keen to see it move forward.

I'll ...
2014-11-19
05 Barry Leiba [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Barry Leiba
2014-11-19
05 Stephen Farrell [Ballot comment]

Just a yes:-)
2014-11-19
05 Stephen Farrell Ballot comment text updated for Stephen Farrell
2014-11-19
05 Stephen Farrell Ballot writeup was changed
2014-11-18
05 (System) IESG state changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead from In Last Call
2014-11-16
05 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot comment]

In reviewing this just before the end of IETF LC, there's one place
where I'd prefer a slightly different emphasis. I've run this ...
2014-11-16
05 Stephen Farrell Ballot comment text updated for Stephen Farrell
2014-11-09
05 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Stephen Farrell
2014-11-06
05 Amanda Baber
IESG/Authors/WG Chairs:

IANA has reviewed draft-dukhovni-opportunistic-security-05, which is currently in Last Call, and has the following comments:

IANA notes that this document does not contain ...
2014-11-05
05 Cindy Morgan Created "Approve" ballot
2014-11-05
05 Cindy Morgan Closed "Approve" ballot
2014-11-05
05 Barry Leiba
[Ballot comment]
My process-related DISCUSS points have been addressed by having the document revised and last called again.  I'm going to now ask the Secretariat ...
2014-11-05
05 Barry Leiba [Ballot Position Update] Position for Barry Leiba has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2014-10-30
05 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Martin Thomson
2014-10-30
05 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Martin Thomson
2014-10-27
05 Cindy Morgan
The following Last Call announcement was sent out:

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
To: IETF-Announce <ietf-announce@ietf.org>
Reply-To: ietf@ietf.org
Sender: <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
Subject: Last Call: <draft-dukhovni-opportunistic-security-05.txt> (Opportunistic Security: ...
2014-10-27
05 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to In Last Call from Last Call Requested
2014-10-27
05 Barry Leiba Telechat date has been changed to 2014-11-25 from 2014-09-18
2014-10-27
05 Barry Leiba Last call was requested
2014-10-27
05 Barry Leiba IESG state changed to Last Call Requested from IESG Evaluation - Defer::AD Followup
2014-10-27
05 Barry Leiba Last call announcement was changed
2014-10-27
05 Barry Leiba Last call announcement was generated
2014-10-27
05 Viktor Dukhovni IANA Review state changed to Version Changed - Review Needed from IANA OK - No Actions Needed
2014-10-27
05 Viktor Dukhovni New version available: draft-dukhovni-opportunistic-security-05.txt
2014-09-18
04 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation - Defer::AD Followup from IESG Evaluation - Defer
2014-09-18
04 Tero Kivinen Request for Telechat review by SECDIR Completed: Ready. Reviewer: Takeshi Takahashi.
2014-09-18
04 Pete Resnick
[Ballot discuss]
I had a full-out rant prepared about "tracking of issues" and such, but a night's sleep is a good thing. I've decided things ...
2014-09-18
04 Pete Resnick Ballot discuss text updated for Pete Resnick
2014-09-18
04 Brian Haberman
[Ballot comment]
I did not have the time to dig through all of the IETF Last Call comments, so I am observing the process DISCUSSion ...
2014-09-18
04 Brian Haberman [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Brian Haberman
2014-09-18
04 Pete Resnick
[Ballot discuss]
I had a full-out rant prepared about "tracking of issues" and such, but a night's sleep is a good thing. I've decided things ...
2014-09-18
04 Pete Resnick [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Pete Resnick
2014-09-18
04 Ted Lemon
[Ballot discuss]
I think this document needs to state explicitly that opportunistic security is _not_ appropriate in the same set of applications as mandatory security.  ...
2014-09-18
04 Ted Lemon
[Ballot comment]
Aside from issues of accuracy, the choice of the phrase "opportunistic security" is unfortunate because it leads to abbreviation as "OS" which is ...
2014-09-18
04 Ted Lemon [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Ted Lemon
2014-09-17
04 Richard Barnes [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Richard Barnes
2014-09-17
04 Alia Atlas
[Ballot comment]
First, I am quite supportive of a revision of this document going forward.  It provides a pragmatic and useful mindset towards mitigating pervasive ...
2014-09-17
04 Alia Atlas [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Alia Atlas
2014-09-17
04 Alissa Cooper
[Ballot discuss]
Thanks to everyone who worked on this document. I think it is a helpful contribution.

On process, prior to taking a deep dive ...
2014-09-17
04 Alissa Cooper
[Ballot comment]
o Section 1:
s/For authentication based on peer capabilities to protect
  against MiTM attacks/For authentication based on peer capabilities to be able ...
2014-09-17
04 Alissa Cooper [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Alissa Cooper
2014-09-16
04 Barry Leiba
[Ballot discuss]
This DISCUSS is on process grounds; I think we have two serious process issues that prevent our claiming that we have rough consensus ...
2014-09-16
04 Barry Leiba
[Ballot comment]
I also have two major issues with the document, but note that these are *not* un the DISCUSS portion.  Consider this to be ...
2014-09-16
04 Barry Leiba [Ballot Position Update] Position for Barry Leiba has been changed to Discuss from No Record
2014-09-16
04 Spencer Dawkins
[Ballot comment]
I'm balloting "No Objection" primarily on Stephen's assurance that the text changes in this version of the draft are editorial in nature, and ...
2014-09-16
04 Spencer Dawkins [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Spencer Dawkins
2014-09-16
04 Stephen Farrell Changed consensus to Yes from Unknown
2014-09-16
04 Martin Stiemerling
[Ballot comment]
I am not done with my review, but in the meanwhile I have question:

How does this draft related to the old Better-Than-Nothing ...
2014-09-16
04 Martin Stiemerling Ballot comment text updated for Martin Stiemerling
2014-09-15
04 Adrian Farrel
[Ballot comment]
It is good and helpful, in my opinion, for the IETF to give an
explanation of Opportunistic Security and advocate its use.

The ...
2014-09-15
04 Adrian Farrel [Ballot Position Update] New position, Abstain, has been recorded for Adrian Farrel
2014-09-15
04 Kathleen Moriarty
[Ballot comment]
Thanks for your work on this draft, Viktor.  I have some suggested text to update a few sentences that I would like you ...
2014-09-15
04 Kathleen Moriarty [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Kathleen Moriarty
2014-09-12
04 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Telechat review by OPSDIR Completed: Ready. Reviewer: Ron Bonica.
2014-09-05
04 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Telechat review by OPSDIR is assigned to Ron Bonica
2014-09-05
04 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Telechat review by OPSDIR is assigned to Ron Bonica
2014-09-01
04 Barry Leiba Telechat date has been changed to 2014-09-18 from 2014-09-04
2014-09-01
04 Barry Leiba IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation - Defer from IESG Evaluation
2014-09-01
04 Barry Leiba
[Ballot comment]
I'm going to press "defer" on this, because I have concerns about the consensus here, and because of the IGF meeting I won't ...
2014-09-01
04 Barry Leiba Ballot comment text updated for Barry Leiba
2014-08-28
04 Jean Mahoney Request for Telechat review by GENART is assigned to Martin Thomson
2014-08-28
04 Jean Mahoney Request for Telechat review by GENART is assigned to Martin Thomson
2014-08-28
04 Tero Kivinen Request for Telechat review by SECDIR is assigned to Takeshi Takahashi
2014-08-28
04 Tero Kivinen Request for Telechat review by SECDIR is assigned to Takeshi Takahashi
2014-08-26
04 (System) IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - No Actions Needed from Version Changed - Review Needed
2014-08-26
04 Stephen Farrell Note field has been cleared
2014-08-26
04 Stephen Farrell Placed on agenda for telechat - 2014-09-04
2014-08-26
04 Stephen Farrell IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for Writeup
2014-08-26
04 Stephen Farrell Notification list changed to : ietf-dane@dukhovni.org, draft-dukhovni-opportunistic-security@tools.ietf.org, saag@ietf.org
2014-08-26
04 Stephen Farrell Ballot has been issued
2014-08-26
04 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Stephen Farrell
2014-08-26
04 Stephen Farrell Created "Approve" ballot
2014-08-26
04 Stephen Farrell Ballot writeup was changed
2014-08-25
04 Paul Hoffman
1. Summary

This is the shepherd writeup for draft-dukhovni-opportunistic-security-04. Paul Hoffman is the
document shepherd, and Stephen Farrell is the responsible Area Director.

The document ...
2014-08-25
04 Viktor Dukhovni New version available: draft-dukhovni-opportunistic-security-04.txt
2014-08-15
03 Viktor Dukhovni New version available: draft-dukhovni-opportunistic-security-03.txt
2014-08-05
02 (System) IESG state changed to Waiting for Writeup from In Last Call
2014-08-03
02 Viktor Dukhovni IANA Review state changed to Version Changed - Review Needed from IANA OK - No Actions Needed
2014-08-03
02 Viktor Dukhovni New version available: draft-dukhovni-opportunistic-security-02.txt
2014-07-22
01 Takeshi Takahashi Request for Last Call review by SECDIR Completed: Ready. Reviewer: Takeshi Takahashi.
2014-07-21
01 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR Completed: Has Issues. Reviewer: Ron Bonica.
2014-07-14
01 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Ron Bonica
2014-07-14
01 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Ron Bonica
2014-07-11
01 (System) IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - No Actions Needed from IANA - Review Needed
2014-07-11
01 Pearl Liang
IESG/Author,

IANA has revieweddraft-dukhovni-opportunistic-security-01, which is currently in Last Call, and has the following comments:

We understand that, upon approval of this document, there are ...
2014-07-11
01 Martin Thomson Request for Last Call review by GENART Completed: On the Right Track. Reviewer: Martin Thomson.
2014-07-10
01 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Martin Thomson
2014-07-10
01 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Martin Thomson
2014-07-10
01 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Takeshi Takahashi
2014-07-10
01 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Takeshi Takahashi
2014-07-08
01 Paul Hoffman
1. Summary

This is the shepherd writeup for draft-dukhovni-opportunistic-security-01. Paul Hoffman is the document shepherd, and Stephen Farrell is the responsible Area Director.

The document ...
2014-07-08
01 Amy Vezza IANA Review state changed to IANA - Review Needed
2014-07-08
01 Amy Vezza
The following Last Call announcement was sent out:

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
To: IETF-Announce <ietf-announce@ietf.org>
Reply-To: ietf@ietf.org
Sender: <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
Subject: Last Call: <draft-dukhovni-opportunistic-security-01.txt> (Opportunistic Security: ...
2014-07-08
01 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to In Last Call from Last Call Requested
2014-07-08
01 Stephen Farrell Last call was requested
2014-07-08
01 Stephen Farrell Ballot approval text was generated
2014-07-08
01 Stephen Farrell Ballot writeup was generated
2014-07-08
01 Stephen Farrell IESG state changed to Last Call Requested from Publication Requested
2014-07-08
01 Stephen Farrell Last call announcement was changed
2014-07-08
01 Stephen Farrell Last call announcement was generated
2014-07-08
01 Stephen Farrell Last call announcement was generated
2014-07-08
01 Stephen Farrell Assigned to Security Area
2014-07-08
01 Stephen Farrell Note added 'Shepherd write-up is promised for this week. I'll make my AD review comments
as IETF LC comments.'
2014-07-08
01 Stephen Farrell IESG process started in state Publication Requested
2014-07-08
01 Stephen Farrell Tag Doc Shepherd Follow-up Underway set.
2014-07-08
01 Stephen Farrell IETF WG state changed to Submitted to IESG for Publication
2014-07-07
01 Stephen Farrell Document shepherd changed to Paul E. Hoffman
2014-07-07
01 Stephen Farrell Shepherding AD changed to Stephen Farrell
2014-07-07
01 Stephen Farrell Stream changed to IETF from None
2014-07-07
01 Stephen Farrell Intended Status changed to Informational from None
2014-07-07
01 Cindy Morgan New revision available
2014-07-01
00 Viktor Dukhovni New version available: draft-dukhovni-opportunistic-security-00.txt