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The Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Digest Authentication Scheme

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (candidate for sipcore WG)
Expired & archived
Author Rifaat Shekh-Yusef
Last updated 2019-04-02 (Latest revision 2019-04-01)
Replaced by RFC 8760
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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Additional resources Mailing list discussion
Stream WG state Call For Adoption By WG Issued
Document shepherd (None)
IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-sipcore-digest-scheme
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


This document updates the Digest Access Authentication scheme used by the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) to add support for SHA2 digest algorithms to replace the MD5 algorithm.


Rifaat Shekh-Yusef

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