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Request for Comments RFC7264 – IETF – Jun 1, 2014

An Extension to the REsource LOcation And Discovery (RELOAD) Protocol to Support Relay Peer Routing

This document defines an optional extension to the REsource LOcation And Discovery (RELOAD) protocol to support the relay peer routing mode. RELOAD recommends symmetric recursive routing for routing messages. The new optional extension provides a s...
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Request for Comments RFC7265 – IETF – May 1, 2014

jCal: The JSON Format for iCalendar

This specification defines "jCal", a JSON format for iCalendar data. The iCalendar data format is a text format for capturing and exchanging information normally stored within a calendaring and scheduling application, for example, tasks and events....
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Request for Comments RFC7267 – IETF – Jun 1, 2014

Dynamic Placement of Multi-Segment Pseudowires

RFC 5254 describes the service provider requirements for extending the reach of pseudowires (PWs) across multiple Packet Switched Network domains. A multi-segment PW is defined as a set of two or more contiguous PW segments that behave and function...
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Request for Comments RFC7274 – IETF – Jun 1, 2014

Allocating and Retiring Special-Purpose MPLS Labels

Some MPLS labels have been allocated for specific purposes. A block of labels (0-15) has been set aside to this end; these labels are commonly called "reserved labels". They will be called "special-purpose labels" in this document. As there are on...
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Request for Comments RFC7275 – IETF – Jun 1, 2014

Inter-Chassis Communication Protocol for Layer 2 Virtual Private Network (L2VPN) Provider Edge (PE) Redundancy

This document specifies an Inter-Chassis Communication Protocol (ICCP) that enables Provider Edge (PE) device redundancy for Virtual Private Wire Service (VPWS) and Virtual Private LAN Service (VPLS) applications. The protocol runs within a set of...
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Request for Comments RFC7282 – IETF – Jun 1, 2014

On Consensus and Humming in the IETF

The IETF has had a long tradition of doing its technical work through a consensus process, taking into account the different views among IETF participants and coming to (at least rough) consensus on technical matters. In particular, the IETF is sup...
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Request for Comments RFC7293 – IETF – Jul 1, 2014

The Require-Recipient-Valid-Since Header Field and SMTP Service Extension

This document defines an extension for the Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) called "RRVS" to provide a method for senders to indicate to receivers a point in time when the ownership of the target mailbox was known to the sender. This can be use...
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Request for Comments RFC7301 – IETF – Jul 1, 2014

Transport Layer Security (TLS) Application-Layer Protocol Negotiation Extension

This document describes a Transport Layer Security (TLS) extension for application-layer protocol negotiation within the TLS handshake. For instances in which multiple application protocols are supported on the same TCP or UDP port, this extension...
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Request for Comments RFC7311 – IETF – Aug 1, 2014

The Accumulated IGP Metric Attribute for BGP

Routing protocols that have been designed to run within a single administrative domain (IGPs) generally do so by assigning a metric to each link and then choosing, as the installed path between two nodes, the path for which the total distance (sum...
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Request for Comments RFC7312 – IETF – Aug 1, 2014

Advanced Stream and Sampling Framework for IP Performance Metrics (IPPM)

To obtain repeatable results in modern networks, test descriptions need an expanded stream parameter framework that also augments aspects specified as Type-P for test packets. This memo updates the IP Performance Metrics (IPPM) Framework, RFC 2330,...
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Request for Comments RFC7318 – IETF – Jul 1, 2014

Policy Qualifiers in Resource Public Key Infrastructure (RPKI) Certificates

This document updates RFC 6487 by clarifying the inclusion of policy qualifiers in the certificate policies extension of Resource Public Key Infrastructure (RPKI) resource certificates.
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Request for Comments RFC7319 – IETF – Jul 1, 2014

IANA Considerations for Connectivity Fault Management (CFM) Code Points

IEEE 802.1 has specified Connectivity Fault Management (CFM) Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) facilities. CFM messages are structured with an OpCode field and have provision for the inclusion of TLV-structured information. IEEE 802...
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Request for Comments RFC7339 – IETF – Sep 1, 2014

Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Overload Control

Overload occurs in Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) networks when SIP servers have insufficient resources to handle all the SIP messages they receive. Even though the SIP protocol provides a limited overload control mechanism through its 503 (Serv...
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Request for Comments RFC7343 – IETF – Sep 1, 2014

An IPv6 Prefix for Overlay Routable Cryptographic Hash Identifiers Version 2 (ORCHIDv2)

This document specifies an updated Overlay Routable Cryptographic Hash Identifiers (ORCHID) format that obsoletes that in RFC 4843. These identifiers are intended to be used as endpoint identifiers at applications and Application Programming Interf...
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Request for Comments RFC7344 – IETF – Sep 1, 2014

Automating DNSSEC Delegation Trust Maintenance

This document describes a method to allow DNS Operators to more easily update DNSSEC Key Signing Keys using the DNS as a communication channel. The technique described is aimed at delegations in which it is currently hard to move information from t...
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Request for Comments RFC7347 – IETF – Sep 1, 2014

Pre-standard Linear Protection Switching in MPLS Transport Profile (MPLS-TP)

The IETF Standards Track solution for MPLS Transport Profile (MPLS-TP) Linear Protection is provided in RFCs 6378, 7271, and 7324. This document describes the pre-standard implementation of MPLS-TP Linear Protection that has been deployed by sever...
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Request for Comments RFC7355 – IETF – Sep 1, 2014

Indicating WebSocket Protocol as a Transport in the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Common Log Format (CLF)

RFC 7118 specifies a WebSocket subprotocol as a reliable real-time transport mechanism between Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) entities to enable usage of SIP in web-oriented deployments. This document updates the SIP Common Log Format (CLF), def...
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Request for Comments RFC7356 – IETF – Sep 1, 2014

IS-IS Flooding Scope Link State PDUs (LSPs)

Intermediate System to Intermediate System (IS-IS) provides efficient and reliable flooding of information to its peers; however, the current flooding scopes are limited to either area scope or domain scope. There are existing use cases where suppo...
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Request for Comments RFC7371 – IETF – Sep 1, 2014

Updates to the IPv6 Multicast Addressing Architecture

This document updates the IPv6 multicast addressing architecture by redefining the reserved bits as generic flag bits. The document also provides some clarifications related to the use of these flag bits. This document updates RFCs 3956, 3306, and...
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Request for Comments RFC7379 – IETF – Oct 1, 2014

Problem Statement and Goals for Active-Active Connection at the Transparent Interconnection of Lots of Links (TRILL) Edge

The IETF TRILL (Transparent Interconnection of Lots of Links) protocol provides support for flow-level multipathing with rapid failover for both unicast and multi-destination traffic in networks with arbitrary topology. Active-active connection at...
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Request for Comments RFC7382 – IETF – Apr 1, 2015

Template for a Certification Practice Statement (CPS) for the Resource PKI (RPKI)

This document contains a template to be used for creating a Certification Practice Statement (CPS) for an organization that is part of the Resource Public Key Infrastructure (RPKI), e.g., a resource allocation registry or an ISP.
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Request for Comments RFC7385 – IETF – Oct 1, 2014

IANA Registry for P-Multicast Service Interface (PMSI) Tunnel Type Code Points

RFC 6514 created a space of Tunnel Type code points for a new BGP attribute called the "P-Multicast Service Interface Tunnel (PMSI Tunnel) attribute". However, the RFC did not create a corresponding IANA registry. There now is need to make further...
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Request for Comments RFC7386 – IETF – Oct 1, 2014

JSON Merge Patch

This specification defines the JSON merge patch format and processing rules. The merge patch format is primarily intended for use with the HTTP PATCH method as a means of describing a set of modifications to a target resource's content.
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Request for Comments RFC7394 – IETF – Nov 1, 2014

Definition of Time to Live TLV for LSP-Ping Mechanisms

LSP-Ping is a widely deployed Operation, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) mechanism in MPLS networks. However, in the present form, this mechanism is inadequate to verify connectivity of a segment of a Multi-Segment Pseudowire (MS-PW) and/or b...
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Request for Comments RFC7395 – IETF – Oct 1, 2014

An Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) Subprotocol for WebSocket

This document defines a binding for the Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) over a WebSocket transport layer. A WebSocket binding for XMPP provides higher performance than the current HTTP binding for XMPP.
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Request for Comments RFC7400 – IETF – Nov 1, 2014

6LoWPAN-GHC: Generic Header Compression for IPv6 over Low-Power Wireless Personal Area Networks (6LoWPANs)

RFC 6282 defines header compression in 6LoWPAN packets (where "6LoWPAN" refers to "IPv6 over Low-Power Wireless Personal Area Network"). The present document specifies a simple addition that enables the compression of generic headers and header-lik...
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Request for Comments RFC7402 – IETF – Apr 1, 2015

Using the Encapsulating Security Payload (ESP) Transport Format with the Host Identity Protocol (HIP)

This memo specifies an Encapsulating Security Payload (ESP) based mechanism for transmission of user data packets, to be used with the Host Identity Protocol (HIP). This document obsoletes RFC 5202.
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Request for Comments RFC7413 – IETF – Dec 1, 2014

TCP Fast Open

This document describes an experimental TCP mechanism called TCP Fast Open (TFO). TFO allows data to be carried in the SYN and SYN-ACK packets and consumed by the receiving end during the initial connection handshake, and saves up to one full round...
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Request for Comments RFC7414 – IETF – Feb 1, 2015

A Roadmap for Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) Specification Documents

This document contains a roadmap to the Request for Comments (RFC) documents relating to the Internet's Transmission Control Protocol (TCP). This roadmap provides a brief summary of the documents defining TCP and various TCP extensions that have ac...
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Request for Comments RFC7419 – IETF – Dec 1, 2014

Common Interval Support in Bidirectional Forwarding Detection

Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD) requires that messages be transmitted at regular intervals and provides a way to negotiate the interval used by BFD peers. Some BFD implementations may be restricted to only support several interval values....
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Request for Comments RFC7424 – IETF – Jan 1, 2015

Mechanisms for Optimizing Link Aggregation Group (LAG) and Equal-Cost Multipath (ECMP) Component Link Utilization in Networks

Demands on networking infrastructure are growing exponentially due to bandwidth-hungry applications such as rich media applications and inter-data-center communications. In this context, it is important to optimally use the bandwidth in wired netwo...
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Request for Comments RFC7435 – IETF – Dec 1, 2014

Opportunistic Security: Some Protection Most of the Time

This document defines the concept "Opportunistic Security" in the context of communications protocols. Protocol designs based on Opportunistic Security use encryption even when authentication is not available, and use authentication when possible,...
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Request for Comments RFC7439 – IETF – Jan 1, 2015

Gap Analysis for Operating IPv6-Only MPLS Networks

This document reviews the Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) protocol suite in the context of IPv6 and identifies gaps that must be addressed in order to allow MPLS-related protocols and applications to be used with IPv6-only networks. This docum...
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Request for Comments RFC7441 – IETF – Jan 1, 2015

Encoding Multipoint LDP (mLDP) Forwarding Equivalence Classes (FECs) in the NLRI of BGP MCAST-VPN Routes

Many service providers offer "BGP/MPLS IP VPN" service to their customers. Existing IETF standards specify the procedures and protocols that a service provider uses in order to offer this service to customers who have IP unicast and IP multicast tr...
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Request for Comments RFC7450 – IETF – Feb 1, 2015

Automatic Multicast Tunneling

This document describes Automatic Multicast Tunneling (AMT), a protocol for delivering multicast traffic from sources in a multicast-enabled network to receivers that lack multicast connectivity to the source network. The protocol uses UDP encapsul...
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Request for Comments RFC7453 – IETF – Feb 1, 2015

MPLS Transport Profile (MPLS-TP) Traffic Engineering (TE) Management Information Base (MIB)

This memo defines a portion of the Management Information Base (MIB) for use with network management protocols in the Internet community. In particular, it describes additional managed objects and textual conventions for tunnels, identifiers, and L...
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Request for Comments RFC7455 – IETF – Mar 1, 2015

Transparent Interconnection of Lots of Links (TRILL): Fault Management

This document specifies Transparent Interconnection of Lots of Links (TRILL) Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) fault management. Methods in this document follow the CFM (Connectivity Fault Management) framework defined in IEEE 802.1...
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Request for Comments RFC7464 – IETF – Feb 1, 2015

JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) Text Sequences

This document describes the JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) text sequence format and associated media type "application/json-seq". A JSON text sequence consists of any number of JSON texts, all encoded in UTF-8, each prefixed by an ASCII Record S...
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Request for Comments RFC7469 – IETF – Apr 1, 2015

Public Key Pinning Extension for HTTP

This document defines a new HTTP header that allows web host operators to instruct user agents to remember ("pin") the hosts' cryptographic identities over a period of time. During that time, user agents (UAs) will require that the host presents a...
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Request for Comments RFC7472 – IETF – Mar 1, 2015

Internet Printing Protocol (IPP) over HTTPS Transport Binding and the 'ipps' URI Scheme

This document defines the Internet Printing Protocol (IPP) over HTTPS transport binding and the corresponding 'ipps' URI scheme, which is used to designate the access to the network location of a secure IPP print service or a network resource manag...
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Request for Comments RFC7475 – IETF – Mar 1, 2015

Increasing the Number of Area Directors in an IETF Area

This document removes a limit on the number of Area Directors who manage an Area in the definition of "IETF Area". This document updates RFC 2026 (BCP 9) and RFC 2418 (BCP 25).
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Request for Comments RFC7477 – IETF – Mar 1, 2015

Child-to-Parent Synchronization in DNS

This document specifies how a child zone in the DNS can publish a record to indicate to a parental agent that the parental agent may copy and process certain records from the child zone. The existence of the record and any change in its value can b...
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Request for Comments RFC7478 – IETF – Mar 1, 2015

Web Real-Time Communication Use Cases and Requirements

This document describes web-based real-time communication use cases. Requirements on the browser functionality are derived from the use cases. This document was developed in an initial phase of the work with rather minor updates at later stages. I...
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Request for Comments RFC7480 – IETF – Mar 1, 2015

HTTP Usage in the Registration Data Access Protocol (RDAP)

This document is one of a collection that together describes the Registration Data Access Protocol (RDAP). It describes how RDAP is transported using the Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP). RDAP is a successor protocol to the very old WHOIS protoco...
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Request for Comments RFC7481 – IETF – Mar 1, 2015

Security Services for the Registration Data Access Protocol (RDAP)

The Registration Data Access Protocol (RDAP) provides "RESTful" web services to retrieve registration metadata from Domain Name and Regional Internet Registries. This document describes information security services, including access control, authe...
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Request for Comments RFC7482 – IETF – Mar 1, 2015

Registration Data Access Protocol (RDAP) Query Format

This document describes uniform patterns to construct HTTP URLs that may be used to retrieve registration information from registries (including both Regional Internet Registries (RIRs) and Domain Name Registries (DNRs)) using "RESTful" web access...
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Request for Comments RFC7487 – IETF – Mar 1, 2015

Configuration of Proactive Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) Functions for MPLS-Based Transport Networks Using RSVP-TE

This specification describes the configuration of proactive MPLS Transport Profile (MPLS-TP) Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) functions for a given Label Switched Path (LSP) using a set of TLVs that are carried by the GMPLS RSVP-TE...
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Request for Comments RFC7512 – IETF – Apr 1, 2015

The PKCS #11 URI Scheme

This memo specifies a PKCS #11 Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) Scheme for identifying PKCS #11 objects stored in PKCS #11 tokens and also for identifying PKCS #11 tokens, slots, or libraries. The URI scheme is based on how PKCS #11 objects, token...
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Request for Comments RFC7513 – IETF – May 1, 2015

Source Address Validation Improvement (SAVI) Solution for DHCP

This document specifies the procedure for creating a binding between a DHCPv4/DHCPv6-assigned IP address and a binding anchor on a Source Address Validation Improvement (SAVI) device. The bindings set up by this procedure are used to filter packets...
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Request for Comments RFC7514 – IETF – Apr 1, 2015

Really Explicit Congestion Notification (RECN)

This document proposes a new ICMP message that a router or host may use to advise a host to reduce the rate at which it sends, in cases where the host ignores other signals provided by packet loss and Explicit Congestion Notification (ECN).
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