A Description of the Rabbit Stream Cipher Algorithm
RFC 4503

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Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2017-05-16
02 (System) Changed document authors from "Erik Zenner" to "Erik Zenner, Martin Boesgaard, Mette Vesterager"
2015-10-14
02 (System) Notify list changed from ez@cryptico.com to (None)
2006-05-19
02 Amy Vezza State Changes to RFC Published from RFC Ed Queue by Amy Vezza
2006-05-19
02 Amy Vezza [Note]: 'RFC 4503' added by Amy Vezza
2006-05-19
02 (System) RFC published
2006-03-13
02 Amy Vezza State Changes to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent by Amy Vezza
2006-02-01
02 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent
2006-02-01
02 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2006-02-01
02 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2005-12-16
02 (System) Removed from agenda for telechat - 2005-12-15
2005-12-15
02 Amy Vezza State Changes to Approved-announcement to be sent from IESG Evaluation by Amy Vezza
2005-12-15
02 Michelle Cotton IANA Comments:
We understand this document to have NO IANA Actions.
2005-12-15
02 David Kessens [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for David Kessens by David Kessens
2005-12-14
02 Ted Hardie [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Ted Hardie by Ted Hardie
2005-12-14
02 Brian Carpenter [Ballot comment]
From Gen-ART review by John Loughney:

Nits:
>1) Abstract: internet -> Internet
>2) Expand IV in abstract, please.
2005-12-14
02 Brian Carpenter [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Brian Carpenter by Brian Carpenter
2005-12-06
02 Scott Hollenbeck
[Ballot comment]
It would be appropriate for the title to include the name of the company that holds the IPR for this algorithm.  "A Description ...
2005-12-06
02 Scott Hollenbeck [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Scott Hollenbeck by Scott Hollenbeck
2005-12-02
02 Russ Housley
From: IETF Secretariat <ietf-ipr@ietf.org>
Subject: Posting of IPR Disclosure
Date: Fri, 02 Dec 2005 14:08:06 -0500

Dear Erik Zenner:

An IPR disclosure that pertains to ...
2005-12-01
02 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Russ Housley
2005-12-01
02 Russ Housley Ballot has been issued by Russ Housley
2005-12-01
02 Russ Housley Created "Approve" ballot
2005-12-01
02 (System) Ballot writeup text was added
2005-12-01
02 (System) Last call text was added
2005-12-01
02 (System) Ballot approval text was added
2005-12-01
02 Russ Housley Placed on agenda for telechat - 2005-12-15 by Russ Housley
2005-12-01
02 Russ Housley State Changes to IESG Evaluation from AD Evaluation by Russ Housley
2005-12-01
02 Russ Housley Area acronymn has been changed to sec from gen
2005-12-01
02 Russ Housley
Subject: RE: Informational RFC to be: draft-zenner-rabbit-02.txt
Date: Thu, 1 Dec 2005 17:05:30 +0100
From: "Erik Zenner" <ez@cryptico.com>

Russ,

Thanks for pointing out that we ...
2005-12-01
02 Russ Housley This web page (http://cr.yp.to/streamciphers.html) indicates that Rabbit is patented.  Accordingly, the authors were requested to submit an IPR statement.
2005-12-01
02 Russ Housley State Changes to AD Evaluation from Publication Requested by Russ Housley
2005-12-01
02 Dinara Suleymanova Draft Added by Dinara Suleymanova in state Publication Requested
2005-11-28
02 (System) New version available: draft-zenner-rabbit-02.txt
2005-05-20
01 (System) New version available: draft-zenner-rabbit-01.txt
2005-03-30
00 (System) New version available: draft-zenner-rabbit-00.txt