The PLAIN Simple Authentication and Security Layer (SASL) Mechanism
RFC 4616

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Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2015-10-14
09 (System) Notify list changed from tlyu@mit.edu, kurt@openLDAP.org to (None)
2012-08-22
09 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Mark Townsley
2012-08-22
09 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Russ Housley
2006-09-08
09 Amy Vezza State Changes to RFC Published from RFC Ed Queue by Amy Vezza
2006-09-08
09 Amy Vezza [Note]: 'RFC 4616' added by Amy Vezza
2006-08-31
09 (System) RFC published
2006-06-30
09 Amy Vezza State Changes to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent by Amy Vezza
2006-06-28
09 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent
2006-06-28
09 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2006-06-28
09 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2006-06-28
09 Sam Hartman State Changes to Approved-announcement to be sent from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup by Sam Hartman
2006-06-28
09 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] Position for Russ Housley has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Russ Housley
2006-06-26
09 Mark Townsley [Ballot Position Update] Position for Mark Townsley has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Mark Townsley
2006-06-19
09 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2006-06-19
09 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-sasl-plain-09.txt
2006-03-31
09 (System) Removed from agenda for telechat - 2006-03-30
2006-03-30
09 Amy Vezza State Changes to IESG Evaluation::Revised ID Needed from IESG Evaluation by Amy Vezza
2006-03-30
09 (System) [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Ross Callon by IESG Secretary
2006-03-30
09 Lisa Dusseault [Ballot Position Update] Position for Lisa Dusseault has been changed to No Objection from Undefined by Lisa Dusseault
2006-03-30
09 Mark Townsley
[Ballot discuss]
>  Clear-text passwords are simple...
>  The drawback is that they are unacceptable for use over an unencrypted
>  network connection.

Is encryption ...
2006-03-30
09 Mark Townsley [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Mark Townsley by Mark Townsley
2006-03-30
09 Jon Peterson [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Jon Peterson by Jon Peterson
2006-03-29
09 Bill Fenner [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Bill Fenner by Bill Fenner
2006-03-29
09 Jari Arkko [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Jari Arkko by Jari Arkko
2006-03-29
09 Brian Carpenter
[Ballot comment]
From Gen-ART review by Eric Gray. A few sentences seem to need clarification.

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In the second paragraph on page 4, I am having ...
2006-03-29
09 Brian Carpenter [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Brian Carpenter by Brian Carpenter
2006-03-28
09 Cullen Jennings [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Cullen Jennings by Cullen Jennings
2006-03-28
09 Ted Hardie [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Ted Hardie by Ted Hardie
2006-03-28
09 Russ Housley
[Ballot comment]
The Security Considerations say:
  >
  > "stringprep" and Unicode [StringPrep] security considerations
  > also apply, as do [UTF-8] security considerations ...
2006-03-28
09 Russ Housley
[Ballot discuss]
The Security Considerations say:
  >
  >  General SASL security considerations apply to this mechanism.
  >
  Please add a pointer ...
2006-03-28
09 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Russ Housley by Russ Housley
2006-03-27
09 Lisa Dusseault
[Ballot comment]
The changes from RFC2595 section explicitly notes that CR and LF are now legal as authzid characters.  As I understand it, since ...
2006-03-27
09 Lisa Dusseault [Ballot Position Update] New position, Undefined, has been recorded for Lisa Dusseault by Lisa Dusseault
2006-03-27
09 Dan Romascanu [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Dan Romascanu by Dan Romascanu
2006-03-27
09 Lars Eggert [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Lars Eggert by Lars Eggert
2006-03-26
09 Magnus Westerlund [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Magnus Westerlund by Magnus Westerlund
2006-03-21
09 Sam Hartman [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Sam Hartman
2006-03-21
09 Sam Hartman Ballot has been issued by Sam Hartman
2006-03-21
09 Sam Hartman Created "Approve" ballot
2006-03-21
09 Sam Hartman State Changes to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead by Sam Hartman
2006-03-21
09 Sam Hartman Placed on agenda for telechat - 2006-03-30 by Sam Hartman
2005-04-06
09 Sam Hartman
Re-reviewed.  Requested working group separate out preparation of
authorization id in the non-normative section 4 to be more consistent
with how I think frameworks ...
2005-03-21
08 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-sasl-plain-08.txt
2005-02-25
09 (System) State has been changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead from In Last Call by system
2005-02-25
09 Sam Hartman Working group wants to discuss where authzids are derived
2005-02-25
09 Sam Hartman Removed from agenda for telechat - 2005-03-03 by Sam Hartman
2005-02-23
09 Michelle Cotton
IANA Last Call Comments:
Upon approval of this document the IANA will update the reference for the existing PLAIN SASL Mechanism at the following registry ...
2005-02-22
09 Sam Hartman
From: Simon Josefsson <jas@extundo.com>
Subject: Re: Last Call: 'The Plain SASL Mechanism' to Proposed Standard
Date: Tue, 22 Feb 2005 14:55:24 ...
2005-02-22
09 Sam Hartman Placed on agenda for telechat - 2005-03-03 by Sam Hartman
2005-02-22
07 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-sasl-plain-07.txt
2005-02-14
09 Sam Hartman
I've asked the working group to correct the fact that some times the
document uses TLS or other strong encryption layer while in other ...
2005-02-14
09 Sam Hartman
The following last call comment was received:
From: "Jeffrey I. Schiller" <jis@MIT.EDU>
Message-ID: <20050211174940.B863@mit.edu>
Subject: [saag] Re: Last Call: 'The ...
2005-02-11
09 Amy Vezza Last call sent
2005-02-11
09 Amy Vezza State Changes to In Last Call from Last Call Requested by Amy Vezza
2005-02-11
09 Sam Hartman State Changes to Last Call Requested from Publication Requested by Sam Hartman
2005-02-11
09 Sam Hartman Last Call was requested by Sam Hartman
2005-02-11
09 (System) Ballot writeup text was added
2005-02-11
09 (System) Last call text was added
2005-02-11
09 (System) Ballot approval text was added
2005-02-11
09 Sam Hartman AD review conducted before joining the IESG
2005-02-11
09 Sam Hartman State Change Notice email list have been change to tlyu@mit.edu, kurt@openLDAP.org from hartmans@mit.edu, kurt@openLDAP.org
2005-01-21
06 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-sasl-plain-06.txt
2004-12-02
09 Sam Hartman Shepherding AD has been changed to Sam Hartman from Russ Housley
2004-11-04
09 Russ Housley Draft Added by Russ Housley in state Publication Requested
2004-10-29
05 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-sasl-plain-05.txt
2004-02-16
04 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-sasl-plain-04.txt
2003-10-28
03 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-sasl-plain-03.txt
2003-07-02
02 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-sasl-plain-02.txt
2003-05-05
01 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-sasl-plain-01.txt
2003-02-10
00 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-sasl-plain-00.txt