Sun tries to SKIP the competition

Kerstetter, Jim; Graziano, Claudia
February 1998
PC Week;02/16/98, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p10
Trade Publication
Reveals that Sun Microsystems Inc. is pushing the Simple Key management for Internet Protocols (SKIP) key-exchange protocol. Why the Internet Engineering Task Force chose the Internet Security Association and Key Management Protocol/Oakley Key Determination Protocol (ISAKMP) over SKIP; Companies supporting SKIP; Why Sun hopes to make SKIP a de facto standard for key exchange; Outlook.


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