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IP Authentication Header (AH)

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Author Stephen Kent
Last updated 2014-05-23 (Latest revision 2013-11-19)
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This document describes an updated version of the IP Authentication Header (AH), which is designed to provide authentication services in IPv4 and IPv6. This document obsoletes RFC 4302.


Stephen Kent

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