The CRAM-MD5 SASL Mechanism

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (sasl WG)
Author Lyndon Nerenberg 
Last updated 2008-07-11
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This document defines a simple challenge-response authentication mechanism, using a keyed MD5 digest, for use with the Simple Authentication and Security Layer (SASL).


Lyndon Nerenberg (

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