IPP Mail Archive: IPP> SEC - I-D ACTION:draft-iab-secmech-00.txt

IPP Mail Archive: IPP> SEC - I-D ACTION:draft-iab-secmech-00.txt

IPP> SEC - I-D ACTION:draft-iab-secmech-00.txt

Manros, Carl-Uno B (cmanros@cp10.es.xerox.com)
Tue, 1 Dec 1998 18:14:06 -0800

FYI,

An overview of the IETF shopping list for various security components.

Carl-Uno

-----Original Message-----
From: Internet-Drafts@ietf.org [mailto:Internet-Drafts@ietf.org]
Sent: Wednesday, November 25, 1998 7:38 AM
Cc: iab@isi.edu
Subject: I-D ACTION:draft-iab-secmech-00.txt

A New Internet-Draft is available from the on-line Internet-Drafts
directories.
This draft is a work item of the Internet Architecture Board.

Title : Security Mechanisms for the Internet
Author(s) : S. Bellovin
Filename : draft-iab-secmech-00.txt
Pages : 8
Date : 20-Nov-98

Many different mechanisms can be used to provide security for
protocols. The precise one that is appropriate in any given
situation can vary. We review a number of different choices,
explaining the properties of each.

Internet-Drafts are available by anonymous FTP. Login with the username
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type "cd internet-drafts" and then
"get draft-iab-secmech-00.txt".
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Carl-Uno Manros
Principal Engineer - Advanced Printing Standards - Xerox Corporation
701 S. Aviation Blvd., El Segundo, CA, M/S: ESAE-231
Phone +1-310-333 8273, Fax +1-310-333 5514
Email: manros@cp10.es.xerox.com