Mechanism for control plane authentication

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The purpose of this contribution is to propose an ``Authentication Information Element`` that can be used to carry authentication information within the ATM signaling protocols. This information may be used by either signaling entity to validate the claimed identity of the other, and to verify the integrity of a portion of a message`s contents. By specifying a generic authentication IE, authentication information can be generated by any signature algorithm, and can be appended to any ATM signaling message. Procedures for the use of this information element are also provided.

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Tarman, T.D. June 1, 1996.

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    Publisher Info: Sandia National Labs., Albuquerque, NM (United States)
    Place of Publication: Albuquerque, New Mexico

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The purpose of this contribution is to propose an ``Authentication Information Element`` that can be used to carry authentication information within the ATM signaling protocols. This information may be used by either signaling entity to validate the claimed identity of the other, and to verify the integrity of a portion of a message`s contents. By specifying a generic authentication IE, authentication information can be generated by any signature algorithm, and can be appended to any ATM signaling message. Procedures for the use of this information element are also provided.

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OSTI as DE96010538

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  • ATM forum technical committee meeting, Orlando, FL (United States), 10-14 Jun 1996

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  • Other: DE96010538
  • Report No.: SAND--96-1247C
  • Report No.: CONF-9606213--1
  • Grant Number: AC04-94AL85000
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 244653
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc670305

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Tarman, T.D. Mechanism for control plane authentication, article, June 1, 1996; Albuquerque, New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc670305/: accessed October 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.