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ChaCha20, Poly1305 and their use in IPsec

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
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Author Yoav Nir
Last updated 2014-11-24
Replaced by RFC 7634
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-ipsecme-chacha20-poly1305
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This document describes the use of the ChaCha20 stream cipher along with the Poly1305 authenticator, combined into an AEAD algorithm for IPsec.


Yoav Nir

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