AES-CCM Elliptic Curve Cryptography (ECC) Cipher Suites for TLS, June 2014
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This memo describes the use of the Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) in the Counter and CBC-MAC Mode (CCM) of operation within Transport Layer Security (TLS) to provide confidentiality and data-origin authentication. The AES-CCM algorithm is amenable to compact implementations, making it suitable for constrained environments, while at the same time providing a high level of security. The cipher suites defined in this document use Elliptic Curve Cryptography (ECC) and are advantageous in networks with limited bandwidth.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.