HMAC-based Extract-and-Expand Key Derivation Function (HKDF)
Note: This ballot was opened for revision 01 and is now closed.
(Cullen Jennings) Yes
Alexey Melnikov Yes
(Tim Polk) Yes
(Jari Arkko) No Objection
(Ron Bonica) No Objection
(Ross Callon) No Objection
(Adrian Farrel) (was Discuss) No Objection
(Russ Housley) No Objection
The Gen-ART Review by Avshalom Houri on 2010-03-02 rasied an editorial comment. Please consider it. > > Section 2.2 Step1 :Extract > > It is not easy to understand the way that the functions are defined. > For example what is the relationship between: > > PRK = HKDF-Extract(salt, IKM) > and > PRK = HMAC-Hash(salt, IKM) > > Why Hash is an option?