This document describes a method to allow parties to electronically
sign Routing Policy Specification Language objects and validate such
electronic signatures. This allows relying parties to detect
accidental or malicious modifications on such objects. It also
allows parties who run Internet Routing Registries or similar
databases, but do not yet have Routing Policy System Security-based
authentication of the maintainers of certain objects, to verify that
the additions or modifications of such database objects are done by
the legitimate holder(s) of the Internet resources mentioned in those
Working Group Summary
This document has been in the working group for a long time; periodic
interest polls have always been positive.
Yes, IRR implementations exist. The reviews so far have been thorough.
Shepherd: Sandra Murphy
Responsible AD: Alvaro Retana