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SSH Transport Layer Protocol

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (tls WG)
Expired & archived
Author Tatu Ylonen
Last updated 1996-06-14
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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Stream WG state WG Document
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IESG IESG state Expired
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This document describes the SSH transport layer protocol. The protocol can be used as a basis for a number of secure network services. It provides strong encryption, mutual authentication, and integrity protection.


Tatu Ylonen

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