HTTP Digest Access Authentication Algorithm Update

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Authors David Ahrens  , Rifaat Shekh-Yusef 
Last updated 2013-01-31 (latest revision 2012-07-30)
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This document specifies extensions to the HTTP Digest Authentication mechanism to add support for the SHA1 and SHA2 digest algorithms to the HTTP Digest access authentication scheme.


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Rifaat Shekh-Yusef (

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