Unkeyed SHA-1 Checksum Specification for Kerberos 5

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (krb-wg WG)
Author Kenneth Raeburn 
Last updated 2004-10-21
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The Kerberos cryptosystem specification requires a profile detailing several operations for a new checksum type for ensuring the integrity of data in Kerberos and related protocol exchanges. This document specifies the use of a simple unkeyed checksum type based on SHA-1.


Kenneth Raeburn (raeburn@mit.edu)

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