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Last Call Review of draft-ietf-curdle-ssh-kex-sha2-14

Request Review of draft-ietf-curdle-ssh-kex-sha2
Requested revision No specific revision (document currently at 20)
Type Last Call Review
Team General Area Review Team (Gen-ART) (genart)
Deadline 2021-02-24
Requested 2021-02-10
Authors Mark D. Baushke
I-D last updated 2021-02-15
Completed reviews Secdir Last Call review of -14 by Mališa Vučinić (diff)
Genart Last Call review of -14 by Roni Even (diff)
Secdir Telechat review of -19 by Mališa Vučinić (diff)
Genart Telechat review of -19 by Roni Even (diff)
Assignment Reviewer Roni Even
State Completed
Review review-ietf-curdle-ssh-kex-sha2-14-genart-lc-even-2021-02-15
Posted at
Reviewed revision 14 (document currently at 20)
Result Almost ready
Completed 2021-02-15
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Document: draft-ietf-curdle-ssh-kex-sha2-??
Reviewer: Roni Even
Review Date: 2021-02-15
IETF LC End Date: 2021-02-24
IESG Telechat date: Not scheduled for a telechat

The document is almost ready for publication as standard track RFC

Major issues:

Minor issues:
It is not clear what is the backward interoperability is, I noticed that only
rsa1024-sha1 is deprecated.  It would be good to add some text maybe  in
section 4 that will explain it and maybe have some recommendations for client
and server side.

Nits/editorial comments: