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Salted Challenge Response Authentication Mechanism (SCRAM) SASL and GSS-API Mechanisms

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Author Alexey Melnikov
Last updated 2024-02-25 (Latest revision 2023-08-24)
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This document updates requirements on implementations of various Salted Challenge Response Authentication Mechanism (SCRAM) Simple Authentication and Security Layer (SASL) mechanisms based on more modern security practices.


Alexey Melnikov

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