The Use of TESLA in the ALC and NORM Protocols

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Author Sebastien Faurite 
Last updated 2010-04-08 (latest revision 2006-02-27)
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This document explains how to integrate the TESLA source authentication and packet integrity protocol to the ALC and NORM content delivery protocols. This document only considers the authentication/integrity of the packets generated by the session's sender.


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