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RFC 8709, "Ed25519 and Ed448 Public Key Algorithms for the Secure Shell (SSH) Protocol", February 2020

Source of RFC: curdle (sec)

Errata ID: 6164
Status: Verified
Type: Editorial
Publication Format(s) : TEXT, PDF, HTML

Reported By: HARUYAMA Seigo
Date Reported: 2020-05-11
Verifier Name: Benjamin Kaduk
Date Verified: 2020-05-16

Section 6 says:

6.  Signature Format

   The "ssh-ed25519" key format has the following encoding:

   string  "ssh-ed25519"

   string  signature

   Here, 'signature' is the 64-octet signature produced in accordance
   with [RFC8032], Section 5.1.6.

   The "ssh-ed448" key format has the following encoding:

   string  "ssh-ed448"

   string  signature

   Here, 'signature' is the 114-octet signature produced in accordance
   with [RFC8032], Section 5.2.6.

It should say:

6.  Signature Format

   The "ssh-ed25519" signature format has the following encoding:

   string  "ssh-ed25519"

   string  signature

   Here, 'signature' is the 64-octet signature produced in accordance
   with [RFC8032], Section 5.1.6.

   The "ssh-ed448" signature format has the following encoding:

   string  "ssh-ed448"

   string  signature

   Here, 'signature' is the 114-octet signature produced in accordance
   with [RFC8032], Section 5.2.6.

Notes:

s/key format/signature format/

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