RFC 8221

Cryptographic Algorithm Implementation Requirements and Usage Guidance for Encapsulating Security Payload (ESP) and Authentication Header (AH), October 2017

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc8221.txt
File formats:
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Obsoletes:
RFC 7321
Authors:
P. Wouters
D. Migault
J. Mattsson
Y. Nir
T. Kivinen
Stream:
IETF
Source:
ipsecme (sec)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC8221

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Abstract

This document replaces RFC 7321, "Cryptographic Algorithm Implementation Requirements and Usage Guidance for Encapsulating Security Payload (ESP) and Authentication Header (AH)". The goal of this document is to enable ESP and AH to benefit from cryptography that is up to date while making IPsec interoperable.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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