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Re: (IPng) Re: Proposed message on perfect forward security
> Perhaps this debate could be ended if the text was changed to say something
> The set of SAID values in the range 0x00000001 through 0x000000FF
> are reserved for future use (for example "in-band keying").
> Then perhaps everyone can go back to developing and deploying some real key
> management algorithms and software which we all really need if the internet
> is to have real security.
In principle, I have no objection, and I'd even suggest making the
reserved range larger. But the real issue is still open: what
will be the common, interoperable key exchange protocol, and will
it be in-band or out-of-band. We've achieved nothing if adopting this
language just prolongs the debate.