[rfc-dist] RFC 5647 on AES Galois Counter Mode for the Secure Shell Transport Layer Protocol

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        RFC 5647

        Title:      AES Galois Counter Mode for 
                    the Secure Shell Transport Layer Protocol 
        Author:     K. Igoe, J. Solinas
        Status:     Informational
        Date:       August 2009
        Mailbox:    kmigoe at nsa.gov, 
                    jasolin at orion.ncsc.mil
        Pages:      10
        Characters: 20990
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-igoe-secsh-aes-gcm-03.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5647.txt

Secure shell (SSH) is a secure remote-login protocol.  SSH
provides for algorithms that provide authentication, key agreement,
confidentiality, and data-integrity services.  The purpose of this
document is to show how the AES Galois Counter Mode can be used to
provide both confidentiality and data integrity to the SSH Transport
Layer Protocol.  This memo provides information for the Internet 
community.


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