[rfc-dist] RFC 4503 on A Description of the Rabbit Stream Cipher Algorithm
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Title: A Description of the Rabbit
Stream Cipher Algorithm
Author: M. Boesgaard, M. Vesterager,
Date: May 2006
Mailbox: mab at cryptico.com,
mvp at cryptico.com,
ez at cryptico.com
I-D Tag: draft-zenner-rabbit-02.txt
This document describes the encryption algorithm Rabbit. It is a
stream cipher algorithm with a 128-bit key and 64-bit initialization
vector (IV). The method was published in 2003 and has been subject to
public security and performance revision. Its high performance makes
it particularly suited for the use with Internet protocols where large
amounts of data have to be processed. This memo provides information
for the Internet community.
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