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GOST 28147-89: Encryption, Decryption, and Message Authentication Code (MAC) Algorithms
RFC 5830

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From: The IESG <>
To: RFC Editor <>
Cc: The IESG <>, <>,
Subject: Re: Informational RFC to be: draft-dolmatov-cryptocom-gost2814789-08.txt

The IESG has no problem with the publication of 'GOST 28147-89 encryption, decryption and MAC algorithms' <draft-dolmatov-cryptocom-gost2814789-08.txt> as an Informational RFC.

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The IESG Secretary

Ballot Text

Technical Summary

   This document is intended to be a source of information about the
   Russian Federal standard for electronic encryption, decryption,
   and message authentication algorithms (GOST 28147-89), which is
   one of the Russian cryptographic standard algorithms (called
   GOST algorithms). Recently, Russian cryptography is being
   used in Internet applications, and this document has been created
   as information for developers and users of GOST 28147-89 for
   encryption, decryption, message authentication.

Working Group Summary

   This is not the product of an IETF WG; it is an independent
   submission to the RFC Editor.

RFC Editor Note

   The IESG has not found any conflict between this document and
   IETF work.  No IESG note is needed.

RFC Editor Note