AES-GCM-SIV: Nonce Misuse-Resistant Authenticated Encryption

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Last updated 2018-08-14 (latest revision 2018-02-10)
Replaces draft-gueron-gcmsiv
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This memo specifies two authenticated encryption algorithms that are nonce misuse-resistant - that is that they do not fail catastrophically if a nonce is repeated.


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Yehuda Lindell (

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