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Automating DNSSEC Delegation Trust Maintenance (RFC7344) Disclosure Number: IPCOM000238527D
Original Publication Date: 2014-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2014-Sep-03
Document File: 36 page(s) / 39K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

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W. Kumari: AUTHOR [+2]


The first time a DNS Operator signs a zone, they need to communicate the keying material to their Parent through some out-of-band method to complete the chain of trust. Depending on the desires of the Parent, the Child might send their DNSKEY record, a DS record, or both.

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                         W. Kumari Request for Comments: 7344                                        Google Category: Informational                                   O. Gudmundsson ISSN: 2070-1721                                          OGUD Consulting                                                               G. Barwood                                                           September 2014

              Automating DNSSEC Delegation Trust Maintenance


   This document describes a method to allow DNS Operators to more    easily update DNSSEC Key Signing Keys using the DNS as a    communication channel.  The technique described is aimed at    delegations in which it is currently hard to move information from    the Child to Parent.

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.

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Kumari, et al.                Informational                     [Page 1]
 RFC 7344              Delegation Trust Maintenance        September 2014

 Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3

     1.1.  Terminology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4

     1.2.  Requirements Notation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4

   2.  Bac...