Ed25519 and Ed448 public key algorithms for the Secure Shell (SSH) protocol

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Document Type None Internet-Draft (curdle WG)
Last updated 2019-09-02 (latest revision 2019-07-31)
Replaces draft-ietf-curdle-ssh-ed25519
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This document describes the use of the Ed25519 and Ed448 digital signature algorithm in the Secure Shell (SSH) protocol.


Ben Harris (bjh21@bjh21.me.uk)
Loganaden Velvindron (logan@cyberstorm.mu)

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