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RFC 6668

"SHA-2 Data Integrity Verification for the Secure Shell (SSH) Transport Layer Protocol", July 2012

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http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6668.txt
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Updates:
RFC 4253
Authors:
D. Bider
M. Baushke
Stream:
IETF
Source:
NON WORKING GROUP

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Abstract

This memo defines algorithm names and parameters for use in some of the SHA-2 family of secure hash algorithms for data integrity verification in the Secure Shell (SSH) protocol. It also updates RFC 4253 by specifying a new RECOMMENDED data integrity algorithm. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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