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RFC 4650, "HMAC-Authenticated Diffie-Hellman for Multimedia Internet KEYing (MIKEY)", September 2006

Source of RFC: msec (sec)

Errata ID: 2379
Status: Held for Document Update
Type: Technical
Publication Format(s) : TEXT

Reported By: Alfred Hoenes
Date Reported: 2006-10-13
Held for Document Update by: Tim Polk
Date Held: 2010-07-20

 


 missing comma, causing possible mis-interpretation


The last sentence of the second paragraph of Section 4.2,
on page 12, says:

          [...].  The HMAC is then calculated over the entire MIKEY
   message, excluding the MAC field using auth_key as described in [2]
   section 5.2, and then stored within the MAC field.

It should say:

It should say:

          [...].  The HMAC is then calculated over the entire MIKEY
|  message, excluding the MAC field, using auth_key as described in [2]
   section 5.2, and then stored within the MAC field.

or perhaps even better and clearer:

|         [...].  The HMAC is then calculated using auth_key, over the
|  entire MIKEY message, excluding the MAC field, as described in [2]
   section 5.2, and then stored within the MAC field.

Notes:

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