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RFC 2831

"Using Digest Authentication as a SASL Mechanism", May 2000

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Status:
HISTORIC (changed from PROPOSED STANDARD July 2011)
Obsoleted by:
RFC 6331
Authors:
P. Leach
C. Newman
Stream:
[Legacy]

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Abstract

This specification defines how HTTP Digest Authentication can be used as a SASL mechanism for any protocol that has a SASL (Simple Authentication and Security Layer) profile. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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