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I-D ACTION:draft-ietf-rpsec-routing-threats-00.txt



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This draft is a work item of the Routing Protocol Security Requirements Working Group of the IETF.

	Title		: Generic Threats to Routing Protocols
	Author(s)	: D. Beard, S. Murphy, Y. Yang
	Filename	: draft-ietf-rpsec-routing-threats-00.txt
	Pages		: 34
	Date		: 2003-4-2
	
Routing protocols are subject to attacks that can harm individual
users or the network operations as a whole.  The lack of a common set
of security requirements has led to the use in existing routing
protocol of a variety of different security solutions, which provide
various levels of security coverage.
The RPSEC working group intends to deliver in a separate document a
set of security requirements for consideration of routing protocol
designers.  The first step in developing the security requirements is
to analyze the threats that face routing protocols.  This document
describes the threats, including threat sources and capabilities,
threat actions, and threat consequences as well as a breakdown of
routing functions that might be separately attacked.

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