RFC 8760

The Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Digest Access Authentication Scheme, March 2020

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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Updates:
RFC 3261
Author:
R. Shekh-Yusef
Stream:
IETF
Source:
sipcore (art)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC8760

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Abstract

This document updates RFC 3261 by modifying the Digest Access Authentication scheme used by the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) to add support for more secure digest algorithms, e.g., SHA-256 and SHA-512/256, to replace the obsolete MD5 algorithm.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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