[Syslog] [Technical Errata Reported] RFC5424 (5010)

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Subject: [Syslog] [Technical Errata Reported] RFC5424 (5010)
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The following errata report has been submitted for RFC5424,
"The Syslog Protocol".

You may review the report below and at:

Type: Technical
Reported by: Job Snijders <job@ntt.net>

Section: 8.1

Original Text
This document guards against the technical issues outlined in UTR36 by
REQUIRING "shortest form" encoding for syslog applications.

Corrected Text
"Shortest Form" encoding is REQUIRED for syslog applications to guard
against the technical issues outlined in UTR36.

"REQUIRING" is not a RFC 2119 keyword.

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RFC5424 (draft-ietf-syslog-protocol-23)
Title               : The Syslog Protocol
Publication Date    : March 2009
Author(s)           : R. Gerhards
Category            : PROPOSED STANDARD
Source              : Security Issues in Network Event Logging
Area                : Security
Stream              : IETF
Verifying Party     : IESG