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Re: Operational Issues with

  • From: Vadim Antonov
  • Date: Tue Dec 10 19:37:54 2002

On Tue, 10 Dec 2002, Harsha Narayan wrote:
> > > Using cryptography to authenticate routing updates gets messy very soon.
> > > Then, there will again be the same problem of the Public Key Infrastucture
> > > not getting updated or something like that.

>   It would require a PKI and also require every router to support it.

Not every... borders are enough.

PKI is not that complicated, too; and routers already have some
implementation of it embedded (in VPN parts).