The AES-XCBC-PRF-128 Algorithm for the Internet Key Exchange Protocol (IKE)
RFC 3664

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Subject: Protocol Action: 'The AES-XCBC-PRF-128 algorithm for 
         IKE' to Proposed Standard 

The IESG has approved the following document:

- 'The AES-XCBC-PRF-128 algorithm for IKE '
   <draft-ietf-ipsec-aes-xcbc-prf-02.txt> as a Proposed Standard

This document is the product of the IP Security Protocol Working Group. 

The IESG contact persons are Russ Housley and Tim Polk.

A URL of this Internet-Draft is:

Technical Summary

  Some implementations of IPsec may want to use a pseudo-random function
  derived from AES.  This document describes such an algorithm, called

Working Group Summary

  The IPsec Working Group came to consensus on this document.

Protocol Quality

  This document was reviewed by Russell Housley for the IESG.