Last Call: <draft-ietf-babel-hmac-07.txt> (HMAC authentication for the Babel routing protocol) to Proposed Standard

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The IESG has received a request from the Babel routing protocol WG (babel) to
consider the following document: - 'HMAC authentication for the Babel routing
  <draft-ietf-babel-hmac-07.txt> as Proposed Standard

The IESG plans to make a decision in the next few weeks, and solicits final
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   This document describes a cryptographic authentication mechanism for
   the Babel routing protocol that has provisions for replay avoidance.
   This document obsoletes RFC 7298.

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No IPR declarations have been submitted directly on this I-D.

The document contains these normative downward references.
See RFC 3967 for additional information: 
    rfc7693: The BLAKE2 Cryptographic Hash and Message Authentication Code (MAC) (Informational - Independent Submission Editor stream)