Guidelines for Cryptographic Algorithm Agility and Selecting Mandatory-to-Implement Algorithms
RFC 7696

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Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2017-10-06
08 (System) Received changes through RFC Editor sync (added Errata tag)
2015-11-18
08 (System) RFC published
2015-11-12
08 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48-DONE from AUTH48
2015-11-09
08 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48 from RFC-EDITOR
2015-11-09
08 (System) RFC Editor state changed to RFC-EDITOR from EDIT
2015-10-15
08 Suresh Krishnan Request for Telechat review by GENART Completed: Ready with Issues. Reviewer: Suresh Krishnan.
2015-10-14
08 (System) Notify list changed from draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility@ietf.org, draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility.ad@ietf.org, housley@vigilsec.com, "Ted Hardie" <ted.ietf@gmail.com> to (None)
2015-09-15
08 (System) IANA Action state changed to No IC from In Progress
2015-09-15
08 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress
2015-09-14
08 (System) RFC Editor state changed to EDIT
2015-09-14
08 (System) IESG state changed to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent
2015-09-14
08 (System) Announcement was received by RFC Editor
2015-09-14
08 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent from Approved-announcement to be sent
2015-09-14
08 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2015-09-14
08 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2015-09-14
08 Amy Vezza Ballot approval text was generated
2015-09-14
08 Amy Vezza Ballot writeup was changed
2015-09-14
08 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement to be sent from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup
2015-09-11
08 Gunter Van de Velde Closed request for Last Call review by OPSDIR with state 'No Response'
2015-09-08
08 Kathleen Moriarty [Ballot comment]
Thank you for addressing my prior discuss and comments.  Nice work on this draft!
2015-09-08
08 Kathleen Moriarty [Ballot Position Update] Position for Kathleen Moriarty has been changed to Yes from Discuss
2015-09-07
08 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Followup from Revised ID Needed
2015-09-07
08 Russ Housley IANA Review state changed to Version Changed - Review Needed from IANA OK - No Actions Needed
2015-09-07
08 Russ Housley New version available: draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility-08.txt
2015-09-03
07 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation::Revised I-D Needed from IESG Evaluation
2015-09-02
07 Spencer Dawkins
[Ballot comment]
This is one heck of a document. Thank you for producing it. I know there are still conversations that haven't converged, but I'm ...
2015-09-02
07 Spencer Dawkins [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Spencer Dawkins
2015-09-02
07 Ben Campbell [Ballot comment]
All of my comments have either been made by someone else, or otherwise covered in email discussion. So, yes!
2015-09-02
07 Ben Campbell [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Ben Campbell
2015-09-02
07 Jari Arkko
[Ballot comment]
Discussion between Russ and Suresh (the Gen-ART reviewer) should complete before the draft is approved. There was potentially one more clarification needed in ...
2015-09-02
07 Jari Arkko [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Jari Arkko
2015-09-02
07 Alissa Cooper
[Ballot comment]
Nice document.

= Section 2:

OLD
For this reason, the
  protocol MUST specify one or more strong mandatory-to-implement
  algorithm or suite. ...
2015-09-02
07 Alissa Cooper [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Alissa Cooper
2015-09-01
07 Deborah Brungard [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Deborah Brungard
2015-09-01
07 Alvaro Retana [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Alvaro Retana
2015-08-31
07 Joel Jaeggli
[Ballot comment]
> Advances in computing power available to the attacker will eventually make any algorithm obsolete.

While I don't necessarily disagree (and counterfactuals are ...
2015-08-31
07 Joel Jaeggli [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Joel Jaeggli
2015-08-31
07 Barry Leiba [Ballot comment]
This is exceptionally well written and clear; thanks.
2015-08-31
07 Barry Leiba [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Barry Leiba
2015-08-31
07 Brian Haberman [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Brian Haberman
2015-08-27
07 Jean Mahoney Request for Telechat review by GENART is assigned to Suresh Krishnan
2015-08-27
07 Jean Mahoney Request for Telechat review by GENART is assigned to Suresh Krishnan
2015-08-26
07 Amanda Baber IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - No Actions Needed from Version Changed - Review Needed
2015-08-26
07 Amanda Baber (Via drafts-eval@iana.org):
2015-08-25
07 Kathleen Moriarty
[Ballot discuss]
Thank you for your work on this draft, Russ!  I think it's a very good and helpful draft or the community.

I'll switch ...
2015-08-25
07 Kathleen Moriarty
[Ballot comment]
I have some comments I'd like to have considered as well.

1. Section 2.6

I'm finding it helpful to make product teams aware ...
2015-08-25
07 Kathleen Moriarty [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Kathleen Moriarty
2015-08-24
07 Stephen Farrell Placed on agenda for telechat - 2015-09-03
2015-08-24
07 Stephen Farrell Changed consensus to Yes from Unknown
2015-08-24
07 Stephen Farrell IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for Writeup
2015-08-24
07 Stephen Farrell Ballot has been issued
2015-08-24
07 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Stephen Farrell
2015-08-24
07 Stephen Farrell Created "Approve" ballot
2015-08-24
07 Stephen Farrell Ballot writeup was changed
2015-08-21
07 Stephen Farrell Ballot writeup was changed
2015-08-17
07 Ted Hardie
As required by RFC 4858, this is the current template for the Document
Shepherd Write-Up.

(1) What type of RFC is being requested (BCP, Proposed ...
2015-08-17
07 Stephen Farrell Notification list changed to draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility@ietf.org, draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility.ad@ietf.org, housley@vigilsec.com, "Ted Hardie" <ted.ietf@gmail.com> from draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility@ietf.org, draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility.ad@ietf.org, housley@vigilsec.com
2015-08-17
07 Stephen Farrell Document shepherd changed to Ted Hardie
2015-08-17
07 Russ Housley IANA Review state changed to Version Changed - Review Needed from IANA OK - No Actions Needed
2015-08-17
07 Russ Housley New version available: draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility-07.txt
2015-08-17
06 (System) IESG state changed to Waiting for Writeup from In Last Call
2015-08-06
06 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR Completed: Has Issues. Reviewer: Leif Johansson.
2015-08-03
06 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Bert Wijnen
2015-08-03
06 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Bert Wijnen
2015-07-28
06 (System) IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - No Actions Needed from IANA - Review Needed
2015-07-28
06 Amanda Baber
(Via drafts-lastcall@iana.org): IESG/Authors/WG Chairs:

IANA has reviewed draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility-06, which is currently in Last Call, and has the following comments:

We understand that this document doesn't ...
2015-07-23
06 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Suresh Krishnan
2015-07-23
06 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Suresh Krishnan
2015-07-23
06 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Leif Johansson
2015-07-23
06 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Leif Johansson
2015-07-20
06 Cindy Morgan Notification list changed to draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility@ietf.org, draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility.ad@ietf.org, housley@vigilsec.com from draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility@ietf.org, draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility.ad@ietf.org, housley@vigilsec.com, draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility.shepherd@ietf.org
2015-07-20
06 Cindy Morgan IANA Review state changed to IANA - Review Needed
2015-07-20
06 Cindy Morgan
The following Last Call announcement was sent out:

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
To: IETF-Announce <ietf-announce@ietf.org>
Reply-To: ietf@ietf.org
Sender: <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
Subject: Last Call: <draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility-06.txt> (Guidelines for ...
2015-07-20
06 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to In Last Call from Last Call Requested
2015-07-20
06 Stephen Farrell Last call was requested
2015-07-20
06 Stephen Farrell Ballot approval text was generated
2015-07-20
06 Stephen Farrell Ballot writeup was generated
2015-07-20
06 Stephen Farrell IESG state changed to Last Call Requested from Publication Requested
2015-07-20
06 Stephen Farrell Last call announcement was changed
2015-07-20
06 Stephen Farrell IESG state changed to Publication Requested from AD is watching
2015-07-20
06 Stephen Farrell Last call announcement was changed
2015-07-20
06 Stephen Farrell Last call announcement was changed
2015-07-20
06 Stephen Farrell Last call announcement was generated
2015-07-20
06 Stephen Farrell
As required by RFC 4858, this is the current template for the Document
Shepherd Write-Up.

(1) What type of RFC is being requested (BCP, Proposed ...
2015-07-07
06 Cindy Morgan New revision available
2015-06-04
05 Russ Housley New version available: draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility-05.txt
2015-05-22
04 Russ Housley New version available: draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility-04.txt
2015-05-01
03 Russ Housley New version available: draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility-03.txt
2015-04-15
02 Stephen Farrell Assigned to Security Area
2015-04-15
02 Stephen Farrell IESG process started in state AD is watching
2015-04-15
02 (System) Earlier history may be found in the Comment Log for /doc/draft-housley-crypto-alg-agility/
2015-04-15
02 Stephen Farrell IETF WG state changed to Submitted to IESG for Publication
2015-04-15
02 Stephen Farrell Shepherding AD changed to Stephen Farrell
2015-04-15
02 Stephen Farrell Intended Status changed to Best Current Practice from None
2015-04-15
02 Stephen Farrell Stream changed to IETF from IAB
2014-12-29
02 Russ Housley New version available: draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility-02.txt
2014-06-27
01 Russ Housley New version available: draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility-01.txt
2014-01-08
00 Russ Housley IAB state changed to Active IAB Document
2014-01-08
00 Cindy Morgan This document now replaces draft-housley-crypto-alg-agility instead of None
2014-01-08
00 Russ Housley New version available: draft-iab-crypto-alg-agility-00.txt