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Host Identity Protocol (HIP) Registration Extension
RFC 8003

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From: The IESG <>
To: "IETF-Announce" <>
Cc:,,, "Gonzalo Camarillo" <>,, "The IESG" <>,,
Subject: Protocol Action: 'Host Identity Protocol (HIP) Registration Extension' to Proposed Standard (draft-ietf-hip-rfc5203-bis-11.txt)

The IESG has approved the following document:
- 'Host Identity Protocol (HIP) Registration Extension'
  (draft-ietf-hip-rfc5203-bis-11.txt) as Proposed Standard

This document is the product of the Host Identity Protocol Working Group.

The IESG contact persons are Suresh Krishnan and Terry Manderson.

A URL of this Internet Draft is:

Ballot Text

Technical Summary:

  This document specifies a registration mechanism for the Host
  Identity Protocol (HIP) that allows hosts to register with services,
  such as HIP rendezvous servers or middleboxes.  This document
  obsoletes RFC5203.

Working Group Summary:

  There was WG consensus behind this document.

Document Quality:

  As discussed in RFC 6538, there are several implementations of the
  Experimental HIP specs. At least HIP for Linux and OpenHIP will be
  updated to comply with the standards-track specs.


  Gonzalo Camarillo is the document shepherd. Terry Manderson is the
  responsible area director.

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