[Standards] [Fwd: I-D Action:draft-melnikov-digest-to-historic-00.txt]
Jonathan Chayce Dickinson
chayce.za at gmail.com
Tue Sep 11 10:55:35 UTC 2007
Interesting because most clients used Digest-MD5, so what do we use now?
Cram-MD5? Or is there some other newfangled method out there?
From: standards-bounces at xmpp.org [mailto:standards-bounces at xmpp.org] On
Behalf Of Peter Saint-Andre
Sent: 10 September 2007 08:41 PM
To: standards at xmpp.org
Subject: [Standards] [Fwd: I-D
FYI re rfc3920bis...
-------- Original Message --------
A New Internet-Draft is available from the on-line Internet-Drafts
Title : Moving DIGEST-MD5 to Historic
Author(s) : A. Melnikov
Filename : draft-melnikov-digest-to-historic-00.txt
Pages : 7
Date : 2007-09-08
This memo documents problems with the DIGEST-MD5 Simple
Authentication and Security Layer (SASL) mechanism, as specified in
RFC 2831. This document recommends DIGEST-MD5 to be marked as
OBSOLETE in the IANA Registry of SASL mechanims and RFC 2831 to be
moved to Historic status.Note
A revised version of this draft document will be submitted to the RFC
editor as a Proposed Standard for the Internet Community. Discussion
and suggestions for improvement are requested, and should be sent to
ietf-sasl at imc.org.
A URL for this Internet-Draft is:
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