[rfc-dist] RFC 8760 on The Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Digest Access Authentication Scheme

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        RFC 8760

        Title:      The Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) 
                    Digest Access Authentication Scheme 
        Author:     R. Shekh-Yusef
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       March 2020
        Mailbox:    rifaat.ietf at gmail.com
        Pages:      9
        Updates:    RFC 3261

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-sipcore-digest-scheme-15.txt

        URL:        https://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc8760

        DOI:        10.17487/RFC8760

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.

This document is a product of the Session Initiation Protocol Core Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard.

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