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OSPF with Digital Signatures (RFC2154)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000002711D
Original Publication Date: 1997-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2019-Feb-15
Document File: 29 page(s) / 40K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

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Authors:
S. Murphy M. Badger B. Wellington

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Abstract

This memo describes the extensions to OSPF required to add digital signature authentication to Link State data, and to provide a certification mechanism for router data. Added LSA processing and key management is detailed. A method for migration from, or co-existence with, standard OSPF V2 is described. This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet community.