Guidelines for Cryptographic Algorithm Agility
draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility-01

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Replaces draft-housley-crypto-alg-agility
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Abstract

Many IETF protocols may use of cryptographic algorithms to provide confidentiality, integrity, or non-repudiation. Communicating peers must support the same cryptographic algorithm or algorithms for these mechanisms to work properly. This memo provides guidelines for ensuring that such a protocol has the ability to migrate from one algorithm to another over time.

Authors

Russ Housley (housley@vigilsec.com)

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