Last Call Review of draft-sgtatham-secsh-iutf8-05
review-sgtatham-secsh-iutf8-05-secdir-lc-shore-2017-03-02-00

Request Review of draft-sgtatham-secsh-iutf8
Requested rev. no specific revision (document currently at 06)
Type Last Call Review
Team Security Area Directorate (secdir)
Deadline 2017-02-27
Requested 2017-01-30
Authors Simon Tatham, Darren Tucker
Draft last updated 2017-03-02
Completed reviews Opsdir Last Call review of -05 by Nevil Brownlee (diff)
Secdir Last Call review of -05 by Melinda Shore (diff)
Genart Last Call review of -05 by Roni Even (diff)
Assignment Reviewer Melinda Shore
State Completed
Review review-sgtatham-secsh-iutf8-05-secdir-lc-shore-2017-03-02
Reviewed rev. 05 (document currently at 06)
Review result Has Nits
Review completed: 2017-03-02

Review
review-sgtatham-secsh-iutf8-05-secdir-lc-shore-2017-03-02

I have reviewed this document as part of the security directorate's
ongoing effort to review all IETF documents being processed by the
IESG.  These comments were written primarily for the benefit of the
security area directors.  Document editors and WG chairs should treat
these comments just like any other last call comments.

Summary: ready with some incredibly minor nits

This document adds a new opcode to ssh terminal modes, to match
the iutf8 flag in the Linux terminal driver.  This draft has been
implemented in openssh and putty.  There are no additional security
concerns introduced by this draft beyond those already documented
in RFC 4254.

The nits checker didn't like the spacing in the table in section
4.  There's an unused reference (UNICODE).  Otherwise it's clean.

Melinda