CRAM-MD5 to Historic

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (sasl WG)
Author Kurt Zeilenga 
Last updated 2008-11-24
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This document recommends the retirement of the CRAM-MD5 authentication mechanism, and discusses the reasons for doing so. This document recommends RFC 2195 and its predecessor, RFC 2095, be moved to Historic status. [[Note to RFC Editor: please publish at same time that [SCRAM] is published.]]


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