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Re: Ciphersuites for IKEv2, revised
Paul Hoffman / VPNC <paul.hoffman@xxxxxxxx> writes:
> At 10:38 AM -0800 1/30/03, Eric Rescorla wrote:
> >So, you're saying that the cipher suites for IKE
> >encryption share the same namespace with those for
> Correct. There is only one class of Suite-ID specified in the IKEv2 -04 draft.
> >That seems kind of confusing.
> Maybe. But I think that having three different flavors of Suite-ID
> (one for IKE, one for ESP, one for AH) will be just as confusing to
> typical users.
Well, there are three different flavors of suite, regardless
of how the ID space is partitioned. I'm just saying that
the two structures should match.
> What you are asking for would cause us to have to change the proposal
> structure given in section 5.3.1 to split out "area of coverage" from
> the Suite-ID.
I want three tables and three separate sections.
> Is that really worth it?
I think so.