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Validation of Route Origination Using the Resource Certificate Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and Route Origin Authorizations (ROAs) (RFC6483)

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Original Publication Date: 2012-Feb-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2012-Feb-05
Document File: 16 page(s) / 20K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

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G. Huston: AUTHOR [+2]

Abstract

This document defines the semantics of a Route Origin Authorization (ROA) in terms of the context of an application of the Resource Public Key Infrastructure (RPKI) [RFC6480] to validate the origination of routes advertised in the Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) [RFC4271].

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                         G. Huston Request for Comments: 6483                                 G. Michaelson Category: Informational                                            APNIC ISSN: 2070-1721                                            February 2012

                  Validation of Route Origination Using       the Resource Certificate Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and                    Route Origin Authorizations (ROAs)

Abstract

   This document defines the semantics of a Route Origin Authorization    (ROA) in terms of the context of an application of the Resource    Public Key Infrastructure to validate the origination of routes    advertised in the Border Gateway Protocol.

Status of This Memo

   This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is    published for informational purposes.

   This document is a product of the Internet Engineering Task Force    (IETF).  It represents the consensus of the IETF community.  It has    received public review and has been approved for publication by the    Internet Engineering Steering Group (IESG).  Not all documents    approved by the IESG are a candidate for any level of Internet    Standard; see Section 2 of RFC 5741.

   Information about the current status of this document, any errata,    and how to provide feedback on it may be obtained at    http://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc6483.

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 Huston & Michaelson           Informational                     [Page 1]
 RFC 6483                    Route Validation               February 2012

 Table of Contents

   1. Introduction ....................................................2    2. ROA Validation Outcomes for a Route .............................3    3. Applying Validation Outcomes to Route Selection .................5    4. Disavowal of Routing Origination ................................6    5. Route Validation Lifetime .......................................6    6. Security...