HTTP Digest Access Authentication Algorithm Update

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This document specifies extensions to the HTTP Digest Authentication mechanism to add support for the SHA1 and SHA2 digest algorithms to the HTTP Digest access authentication scheme.


David Ahrens (
Rifaat Shekh-Yusef (

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