Security Requirements for BGP Path Validation (RFC7353)
Original Publication Date: 2014-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2014-Aug-21
Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)
S. Bellovin: AUTHOR [+3]
Origin validation based on Resource Public Key Infrastructure (RPKI) [RFC6811] provides a measure of resilience to accidental mis-origination of prefixes; however, it provides neither cryptographic assurance (announcements are not signed) nor assurance of the AS Path of the announcement.
Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) S. Bellovin Request for Comments: 7353 Columbia University Category: Informational R. Bush ISSN: 2070-1721 Internet Initiative Japan D. Ward Cisco Systems August 2014
Security Requirements for BGP Path Validation
This document describes requirements for a BGP security protocol design to provide cryptographic assurance that the origin Autonomous System (AS) has the right to announce the prefix and to provide assurance of the AS Path of the announcement.
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This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is published for informational purposes.
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RFC 7353 Requirements for BGP Path Validation August 2014
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1. Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 1.1. Requirements Language . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 2. R...