The Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Digest Authentication Scheme

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (candidate for sipcore WG)
Author Rifaat Shekh-Yusef 
Last updated 2019-04-02 (latest revision 2019-04-01)
Replaced by RFC 8760
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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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.


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