Security Requirements for BGP Path Validation

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Document Type None Internet-Draft (sidr WG)
Last updated 2011-10-19 (latest revision 2011-06-25)
Replaces draft-ymbk-bgpsec-reqs
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This document describes requirements for a future BGP security protocol design to provide cryptographic assurance that the origin AS had the right to announce the prefix and to provide assurance of the AS Path of the announcement.


Steven Bellovin (
Randy Bush (
David Ward (

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