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I-D ACTION:draft-irtf-smug-taxonomy-01.txt



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	Title		: A taxonomy of multicast security issues
	Author(s)	: R. Canetti, B. Pinkas
	Filename	: draft-irtf-smug-taxonomy-01.txt
	Pages		: 21
	Date		: 21-Aug-00
	
With the growth and commercialization of the Internet, the need for
secure IP multicast is growing. In this draft we present a taxonomy 
of multicast security issues. We first sketch some multicast group
parameters that are relevant to security, and outline the basic
security issues concerning multicast in general, with emphasis on IP
multicast. Next we suggest two 'benchmark' scenarios for secure
multicast solutions. Lastly we review some previous works.

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