[IPsec] ICV sizes

Paul Hoffman <paul.hoffman@vpnc.org> Sat, 08 March 2014 14:21 UTC

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On Mar 8, 2014, at 1:37 PM, Black, David <david.black@emc.com> wrote:

> I have no strong opinion on ICV size for GCM and GMAC, but I am interested
> in the outcome as an author of the Block Storage IPsec profile update
> (draft-ietf-storm-ipsec-ips-update-04).  That draft does not currently
> express requirements on ICV length.  That draft's in Authors 48 hours at
> the moment as part of the entire iSCSI draft cluster, and it could be held
> to apply the ICV length outcome determined here if that were deemed important.

Making technical changes to a document in AUTH48 is a really bad idea. If you were not specific enough when writing the draft, you should probably just leave it alone.

--Paul Hoffman