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BGP Prefix Origin Validation State Extended Community (RFC8097) Disclosure Number: IPCOM000249658D
Original Publication Date: 2017-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2017-Mar-16
Document File: 12 page(s) / 12K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

P. Mohapatra: AUTHOR [+4]


This document defines a new BGP opaque extended community to carry the origination AS validation state inside an autonomous system. IBGP speakers that receive this validation state can configure local policies that allow it to influence their decision process.

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                      P. Mohapatra Request for Comments: 8097                              Sproute Networks Category: Standards Track                                       K. Patel ISSN: 2070-1721                                             Arrcus, Inc.                                                               J. Scudder                                                         Juniper Networks                                                                  D. Ward                                                                    Cisco                                                                  R. Bush                                          Internet Initiative Japan, Inc.                                                               March 2017

          BGP Prefix Origin Validation State Extended Community


   This document defines a new BGP opaque extended community to carry    the origination Autonomous System (AS) validation state inside an    autonomous system.  Internal BGP (IBGP) speakers that receive this    validation state can configure local policies that allow it to    influence their decision process.

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

Mohapatra, et al.            Standards Track                    [Page 1]
 RFC 8097        Prefix Origin Validation State Ext. Comm.     March 2017

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