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DTLS-SRTP Handling in SIP Back-to-Back User Agents (RFC7879) Disclosure Number: IPCOM000246754D
Original Publication Date: 2016-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2016-Jun-29
Document File: 26 page(s) / 30K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

R. Ravindranath: AUTHOR [+4]


1.1. Overview

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                   R. Ravindranath Request for Comments: 7879                                      T. Reddy Category: Standards Track                                   G. Salgueiro ISSN: 2070-1721                                                    Cisco                                                               V. Pascual                                                                   Oracle                                                             P. Ravindran                                                           Nokia Networks                                                                 May 2016

            DTLS-SRTP Handling in SIP Back-to-Back User Agents


   Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Back-to-Back User Agents (B2BUAs)    exist on the signaling and media paths between the endpoints.  This    document describes the behavior of B2BUAs when Secure Real-time    Transport (SRTP) security context is set up with the Datagram    Transport Layer Security (DTLS) protocol.

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

Ravindranath, et al.         Standards Track                    [Page 1]
 RFC 7879             DTLS-SRTP Handling in SIP B2BUA            May 2016

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