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SSH Fingerprint Format

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (secsh WG)
Author Markus Friedl
Last updated 2003-03-28 (Latest revision 2002-03-28)
Replaced by RFC 4716
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Expired & archived
Stream WG state WG Document
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-secsh-publickeyfile
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
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This document formally documents the fingerprint format in use for verifying public keys from SSH clients and servers.


Markus Friedl

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