CA Key Rollover in the RPKI

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Authors Geoff Huston  , George Michaelson  , Stephen Kent 
Last updated 2011-01-24 (latest revision 2010-07-26)
Replaced by RFC 6489
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This document describes an algorithm to allow an entity who undertakes the role of a Certification Authority in the Resource Public Key Infrastructure to perform a rollover of its key pair. This document also notes the requirements placed on Relying Parties who maintain a local cache of the objects that have been published in the distributed Resource Public Key Infrastructure repository publication structure.


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