The Camellia Cipher in OpenPGP
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To: IETF-Announce Cc: Internet Architecture Board , RFC Editor Subject: Document Action: 'The Camellia Cipher in OpenPGP' to Informational RFC The IESG has approved the following document: - 'The Camellia Cipher in OpenPGP ' as an Informational RFC This document has been reviewed in the IETF but is not the product of an IETF Working Group. The IESG contact person is Tim Polk. A URL of this Internet-Draft is: http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-ietf-openpgp-camellia-04.txt
Technical Summary This document presents the necessary information to use the Camellia symmetric block cipher in the OpenPGP protocol. Its main goal is the allocation of three cipher types from the OpenPGP number space. It provides guidelines for when to use the cipher within OpenPGP. The specification has a Normative downref to RFC 3713, which defines the Camellia cipher. Working Group Summary This document was part of the OpenPGP Working Group and was a Work Item of that group prior to the conclusion of the WG. The working group discussion mostly focused on the set of key sizes to support. Consensus was achieved for the set included in the document. However, the document was not Last Called before the wg concluded. Document Quality This document was reviewed by the chair of the concluded openpgp working group. Personnel The Document Shepherd is Derek Atkins. The Responsible Area Director is Tim Polk. RFC Editor Note Please note that this document is intended for publication as an Informational RFC.