Security Framework and Key Management Protocol Requirements for 6TSCH

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Stephen Chasko , Subir Das  , Rafael Marin-Lopez  , Yoshihiro Ohba  , Pascal Thubert  , Alper Yegin 
Last updated 2014-01-13 (latest revision 2013-07-12)
Stream (None)
Intended RFC status (None)
Expired & archived
pdf htmlized bibtex
Stream Stream state (No stream defined)
Consensus Boilerplate Unknown
RFC Editor Note (None)
IESG IESG state Expired
Telechat date
Responsible AD (None)
Send notices to (None)

This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at


Since 6TSCH forms layer 3 meshes over IPv6, use of key management protocols defined at layer 3 or above matches the target architecture so they can apply for the process by a new device of joining the mesh to extend it. This document details that particular operation within the whole 6TSCH architecture.


Stephen Chasko (
Subir Das (
Rafael Marin-Lopez (
Yoshihiro Ohba (
Pascal Thubert (
Alper Yegin (

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)