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RFC 6151

"Updated Security Considerations for the MD5 Message-Digest and the HMAC-MD5 Algorithms", March 2011

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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Updates:
RFC 1321, RFC 2104
Authors:
S. Turner
L. Chen
Stream:
IETF
Source:
NON WORKING GROUP

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Abstract

This document updates the security considerations for the MD5 message digest algorithm. It also updates the security considerations for HMAC-MD5. This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is published for informational purposes.


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