[secdir] secdir review of draft-ietf-ccamp-flexigrid-lambda-label

Paul Wouters <paul@nohats.ca> Tue, 08 September 2015 19:15 UTC

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Subject: [secdir] secdir review of draft-ietf-ccamp-flexigrid-lambda-label
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I have reviewed this document as part of the security directorate's 
ongoing effort to review all IETF documents being processed by the 
IESG.  These comments were written primarily for the benefit of the 
security area directors.  Document editors and WG chairs should treat 
these comments just like any other last call comments.

The draft is Ready with nits

This document defines a new Flexi-Grid value for Lambda Switch Capable
(LSC) Label Switching Routers. The specification of this new label
references an external (ITU) specification.

The security considerations of this document properly refers to other
documents, such as RFC3471, RFC3473 and RFC5920. No new security issues
are introduced in this document, as it merely defines a new label to use
which causes no backwards compatibility issues.

nits:

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Paul