[Standards] [Fwd: I-D Action:draft-ietf-sasl-digest-to-historic-00.txt]

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at stpeter.im
Tue Jul 29 18:34:53 UTC 2008


-------- Original Message --------
From: Internet-Drafts at ietf.org
To: i-d-announce at ietf.org
Cc: ietf-sasl at imc.org
Subject: I-D Action:draft-ietf-sasl-digest-to-historic-00.txt

A New Internet-Draft is available from the on-line Internet-Drafts 
This draft is a work item of the Simple Authentication and Security 
Layer Working Group of the IETF.

	Title           : Moving DIGEST-MD5 to Historic
	Author(s)       : A. Melnikov
	Filename        : draft-ietf-sasl-digest-to-historic-00.txt
	Pages           : 7
	Date            : 2008-07-29

This memo describes problems with the DIGEST-MD5 Simple
Authentication and Security Layer (SASL) mechanism as specified in
RFC 2831.  It recommends that DIGEST-MD5 to be marked as OBSOLETE in
the IANA Registry of SASL mechanisms, and that RFC 2831 be moved to
Historic status.


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:

Internet-Drafts are also available by anonymous FTP at:

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: smime.p7s
Type: application/x-pkcs7-signature
Size: 7338 bytes
Desc: S/MIME Cryptographic Signature
URL: <http://mail.jabber.org/pipermail/standards/attachments/20080729/1654b55b/attachment.bin>

More information about the Standards mailing list