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Secure Password Ciphersuites for Transport Layer Security (TLS) (RFC8492) Disclosure Number: IPCOM000257590D
Original Publication Date: 2019-Feb-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2019-Feb-22

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

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D. Harkins [+details]

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This memo defines several new ciphersuites for the Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocol to support certificateless, secure authentication using only a simple, low-entropy password. The exchange is called "TLS-PWD". The ciphersuites are all based on an authentication and key exchange protocol, named "dragonfly", that is resistant to offline dictionary attacks.