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RFC 5709

"OSPFv2 HMAC-SHA Cryptographic Authentication", October 2009

Canonical URL:
http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5709.txt
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Updates:
RFC 2328
Authors:
M. Bhatia
V. Manral
M. Fanto
R. White
M. Barnes
T. Li
R. Atkinson
Stream:
IETF
Source:
ospf (rtg)

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Abstract

This document describes how the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Secure Hash Standard family of algorithms can be used with OSPF version 2's built-in, cryptographic authentication mechanism. This updates, but does not supercede, the cryptographic authentication mechanism specified in RFC 2328. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


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