1.3 Overview

This specification defines a set of extensions to the DCE 1.1: Remote Procedure Call (RPC) Specification, as specified in [C706]. These extensions add new capabilities to the DCE 1.1: RPC Specification, allow for more secure implementations to be built, and, in some cases, place additional restrictions on the DCE RPC Specification.

This specification builds on and relies heavily on the DCE 1.1: RPC Specification, as specified in [C706]. For details on the context in which each of these extensions is specified, see [C706].

The extensions are grouped into the following categories: