Ed25519 public key algorithm for the Secure Shell (SSH) protocol

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (curdle WG)
Authors Ben Harris  , Loganaden Velvindron 
Last updated 2018-02-04
Replaces draft-bjh21-ssh-ed25519
Replaced by RFC 8709
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This document describes the use of the Ed25519 digital signature algorithm in the Secure Shell (SSH) protocol.


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

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