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I-D ACTION:draft-riikonen-silc-spec-03.txt



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	Title		: Secure Internet Live Conferencing (SILC), Protocol 
                          Specification
	Author(s)	: P. Riikonen
	Filename	: draft-riikonen-silc-spec-03.txt
	Pages		: 40
	Date		: 21-Aug-01
	
This memo describes a Secure Internet Live Conferencing (SILC)
protocol which provides secure conferencing services over insecure
network channel.  SILC is IRC [IRC] like protocol, however, it is
not equivalent to IRC and does not support IRC.  Strong cryptographic
methods are used to protect SILC packets inside the SILC network.
Three other Internet Drafts relates very closely to this memo;
SILC Packet Protocol [SILC2], SILC Key Exchange and Authentication
Protocols [SILC3] and SILC Commands [SILC4].

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