Using the Network Time Security Specification to Secure the Network Time Protocol

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Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (ntp WG)
Authors Dieter Sibold  , Stephen Roettger  , Kristof Teichel 
Last updated 2016-09-22 (latest revision 2016-03-21)
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This document describes how to use the measures described in the Network Time Security (NTS) specification to secure time synchronization with servers using the Network Time Protocol (NTP).


Dieter Sibold (
Stephen Roettger (
Kristof Teichel (

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