RFC 7253

The OCB Authenticated-Encryption Algorithm, May 2014

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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Authors:
T. Krovetz
P. Rogaway
Stream:
IRTF

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC7253

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Abstract

This document specifies OCB, a shared-key blockcipher-based encryption scheme that provides confidentiality and authenticity for plaintexts and authenticity for associated data. This document is a product of the Crypto Forum Research Group (CFRG).


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