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Re: Digest Authentication

From: Albert Lunde <Albert-Lunde@nwu.edu>
Date: Sat, 30 Dec 1995 10:25:10 -0600 (CST)
Message-Id: <199512301625.AA065150710@lulu.acns.nwu.edu>
To: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com, www-security@ns2.rutgers.edu
> > This document provides specification for such a scheme, referred to as 
> > "Digest Access Authentication".  The encryption method used is the RSA Data
> > Security, Inc. MD5 Message-Digest Algorithm [3].                           
> Will this be available to people outside the US, or will the ITAR 
> regulations mean that only those in the US can legally use it.

ITAR does not limit authentication as much as encryption, (and MD5
code seems to be widely available), so I think this should not be a problem.

    Albert Lunde                      Albert-Lunde@nwu.edu
Received on Saturday, 30 December 1995 08:28:23 UTC

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