A TCP transport for the Internet Key Exchange

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Author Yoav Nir 
Last updated 2013-01-31 (latest revision 2012-07-16)
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This document describes using TCP for IKE messages. This facilitates the transport of large messages over paths where fragments are either dropped, or packet loss makes them unreliable.


Yoav Nir (ynir@checkpoint.com)

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