Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) Encryption for Kerberos 5, February 2005
- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- Updated by:
- RFC 9141
- K. Raeburn
- krb-wg (sec)
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The United States National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has chosen a new Advanced Encryption Standard (AES), which is significantly faster and (it is believed) more secure than the old Data Encryption Standard (DES) algorithm. This document is a specification for the addition of this algorithm to the Kerberos cryptosystem suite. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.