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An Out-of-Band Setup Protocol for Resource Public Key Infrastructure (RPKI) Production Services (RFC8183)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000250517D
Original Publication Date: 2017-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2017-Jul-27
Document File: 46 page(s) / 47K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

R. Austein: AUTHOR


This note describes a small XML-based out-of-band protocol used to set up relationships between parents and children in the RPKI provisioning protocol [RFC6492] and between publishers and repositories in the RPKI publication protocol [RFC8181].

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                        R. Austein Request for Comments: 8183                          Dragon Research Labs Category: Standards Track                                      July 2017 ISSN: 2070-1721

                    An Out-of-Band Setup Protocol for      Resource Public Key Infrastructure (RPKI) Production Services


   This note describes a simple out-of-band protocol to ease setup of    the Resource Public Key Infrastructure (RPKI) provisioning and    publication protocols between two parties.  The protocol is encoded    in a small number of XML messages, which can be passed back and forth    by any mutually agreeable means which provides acceptable data    integrity and authentication.

   This setup protocol is not part of the provisioning or publication    protocol; rather, it is intended to simplify configuration of these    protocols by setting up relationships and exchanging keying material    used to authenticate those relationships.

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    http://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc8183.

Austein                      Standards Track                    [Page 1]
 RFC 8183                 RPKI Out-of-Band Setup                July 2017

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   This document is subject to BCP 78 and the IETF Trust's Legal    Provisions Relating to IETF Documents    (http://trustee.ietf.org/license-info) in effect on the date of    publication of this document.  Please review these documents    carefully, as they describe your rights and restrictions with respect    to this document.  Code Components extracted from this document must    include Simplified BSD License text as described in Section 4.e of    the Trust Legal Provisions and are provided without warranty as    described in the Simplified BSD License.

Table of Contents

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

   2.  Terminology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3

   3.  History . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4

   4.  Overview of the BPKI  . . . . . . . . ....