Automating DNSSEC Delegation Trust Maintenance (RFC7344)
Original Publication Date: 2014-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2014-Sep-03
Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)
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.
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.
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RFC 7344 Delegation Trust Maintenance September 2014
Table of Contents
1. Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
1.1. Terminology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
1.2. Requirements Notation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4