Softwire Security Analysis and Requirements
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From: The IESG <email@example.com> To: IETF-Announce <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: Internet Architecture Board <email@example.com>, RFC Editor <firstname.lastname@example.org>, softwire mailing list <email@example.com>, softwire chair <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: Protocol Action: 'Softwire Security Analysis and Requirements' to Proposed Standard The IESG has approved the following document: - 'Softwire Security Analysis and Requirements ' <draft-ietf-softwire-security-requirements-09.txt> as a Proposed Standard This document is the product of the Softwires Working Group. The IESG contact persons are Ralph Droms and Jari Arkko. A URL of this Internet-Draft is: http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-ietf-softwire-security-requirements-09.txt
Technical Summary This document describes the security guidelines for the softwire "Hubs and Spokes" and "Mesh" solutions. Together with the discussion of the softwire deployment scenarios, the vulnerability to the security attacks is analyzed to provide the security protection mechanism such as authentication, integrity and confidentiality to the softwire control and data packets. Working Group Summary The SOFTWIRE WG supports the development and advancement of this document. Protocol Quality This document was thoroughly reviewed by WG chairs and WG members, including those with expertise in security, IPv4 to IPv6 transitions and interworking.