[asterisk-dev] SRTP implementation

Russell Bryant russell at digium.com
Mon Apr 23 10:55:01 MST 2007

John Todd wrote:
> To morph this into a -dev thread: if this patch were to become (again) 
> useful and error-free, is there any objection or usefulness in adding it 
> to TRUNK?  Personally, I think there is, if there is a method by which 
> SRTP can be activated or de-activated from within the dialplan based on 
> prior shared secrets.  However, I have heard others disagree and object 
> that without signalling-based secure key exchange, SRTP is not worth the 
> effort.  Opinions?

I agree with you.  I think that is a reasonable approach.  I can't speak 
for the quality of the patch itself as I have not reviewed it.  But, if 
it works, I would guess that it would not be too bad to get it into trunk.

Russell Bryant
Software Engineer
Digium, Inc.

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