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Host Identity Protocol (HIP) Registration Extension (RFC8003)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000248002D
Original Publication Date: 2016-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2016-Oct-15
Document File: 32 page(s) / 35K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

J. Laganier: AUTHOR [+2]

Abstract

This document specifies an extension to the Host Identity Protocol (HIP) [RFC7401]. The extension provides a generic means for a host to register with a service. The service may, for example, be a HIP rendezvous server [RFC8004] or a middlebox [RFC3234].

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                       J. Laganier Request for Comments: 8003                       Luminate Wireless, Inc. Obsoletes: 5203                                                L. Eggert Category: Standards Track                                         NetApp ISSN: 2070-1721                                             October 2016

           Host Identity Protocol (HIP) Registration Extension

Abstract

   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 RFC 5203.

Status of This Memo

   This is an Internet Standards Track document.

   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).  Further information on    Internet Standards is available in Section 2 of RFC 7841.

   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/rfc8003.

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   Copyright (c) 2016 IETF Trust and the persons identified as the    document authors.  All rights reserved.

   This document is subject to BCP 78 and the IETF Trust's Legal    Provisions Relating to IETF Documents    (http://trustee.ietf.org/license-info) in effect on the date of    publication of this document.  Please review these documents    carefully, as they describe your rights and restrictions with respect    to this document.  Code Components extracted from this document must    include Simplified BSD License text as described in Section 4.e of    the Trust Legal Provisions and are provided without warranty as    described in the Simplified BSD License.

Laganier & Eggert            Standards Track                    [Page 1]
 RFC 8003               HIP Registration Extension           October 2016

 Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2

   2.  Terminology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3

   3.  HIP Registration Extension Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3

     3.1.  Registrar Announcing Its Ability  . . . . . . . . . . . .   4

     3.2.  Requester Requesting Registration . . . . . . . . . . . .   4

     3.3.  Registrar Granting or Refusing Service(s) Registration  .   4

   4.  Parameter Formats and Processing  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7

     4.1.  Encoding Re...