ChaCha20, Poly1305, and Their Use in the Internet Key Exchange Protocol (IKE) and IPsec, August 2015
- Canonical URL:
- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- Y. Nir
- ipsecme (sec)
Discuss this RFC: Send questions or comments to email@example.com
This document describes the use of the ChaCha20 stream cipher along with the Poly1305 authenticator, combined into an AEAD algorithm for the Internet Key Exchange Protocol version 2 (IKEv2) and for IPsec.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.