[rfc-dist] RFC 8125 on Requirements for Password-Authenticated Key Agreement (PAKE) Schemes

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        RFC 8125

        Title:      Requirements for Password-Authenticated Key Agreement 
                    (PAKE) Schemes 
        Author:     J. Schmidt
        Status:     Informational
        Stream:     IRTF
        Date:       April 2017
        Mailbox:    joern-marc.schmidt at secunet.com
        Pages:      10
        Characters: 25375
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-irtf-cfrg-pake-reqs-08.txt

        URL:        https://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc8125

        DOI:        10.17487/RFC8125

Password-Authenticated Key Agreement (PAKE) schemes are interactive
protocols that allow the participants to authenticate each other and
derive shared cryptographic keys using a (weaker) shared password.
This document reviews different types of PAKE schemes.  Furthermore,
it presents requirements and gives recommendations to designers of
new schemes.  It is a product of the Crypto Forum Research Group

This document is a product of the Crypto Forum Research Group of the IRTF.

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