[rfc-dist] RFC 4432 on RSA Key Exchange for the Secure Shell (SSH) Transport Layer Protocol
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Title: RSA Key Exchange for the
Secure Shell (SSH) Transport Layer Protocol
Author: B. Harris
Status: Standards Track
Date: March 2006
Mailbox: bjh21 at bjh21.me.uk
I-D Tag: draft-harris-ssh-rsa-kex-06.txt
This memo describes a key-exchange method for the Secure Shell (SSH)
protocol based on Rivest-Shamir-Adleman (RSA) public-key encryption.
It uses much less client CPU time than the Diffie-Hellman algorithm
specified as part of the core protocol, and hence is particularly
suitable for slow client systems. [STANDARDS TRACK]
This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.
STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet standards track
protocol for the Internet community,and requests discussion and suggestion
for improvements.Please refer to the current edition of the Internet
Official Protocol Standards (STD 1) for the standardization state and
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Joyce K. Reynolds and Sandy Ginoza
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