RFC 7634

ChaCha20, Poly1305, and Their Use in the Internet Key Exchange Protocol (IKE) and IPsec, August 2015

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc7634.txt
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Author:
Y. Nir
Stream:
IETF
Source:
ipsecme (sec)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC7634

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Abstract

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.


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