The Multicast Group Security Architecture
RFC 3740

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Subject: Document Action: 'The Multicast Security Architecture' 
         to Informational RFC 

The IESG has approved the following document:

- 'The Multicast Security Architecture '
   <draft-ietf-msec-arch-06.txt> as an Informational RFC

This document is the product of the Multicast Security Working Group. 

The IESG contact persons are Russ Housley and Tim Polk.

A URL of this Internet-Draft is:

Technical Summary

  This document provides an overview and rationale of the multicast
  security architecture used for large multicast groups.  The document
  begins by introducing a Multicast Security Reference Framework, and
  proceeds to identify the security services that may be part of a
  secure multicast solution.

Working Group Summary

  The MSEC came to consensus on this document.

Protocol Quality

  This document was reviewed by Russell Housley for the IESG.