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EdDSA and Ed25519

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
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Authors Simon Josefsson , Niels Moller
Last updated 2015-11-13 (Latest revision 2015-05-12)
Replaced by draft-irtf-cfrg-eddsa
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The elliptic curve signature scheme EdDSA and one instance of it called Ed25519 is described. An example implementation and test vectors are provided.


Simon Josefsson
Niels Moller

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