[CFRG] RFC 9106 on Argon2 Memory-Hard Function for Password Hashing and Proof-of-Work Applications

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        RFC 9106

        Title:      Argon2 Memory-Hard Function for Password 
                    Hashing and Proof-of-Work Applications 
        Author:     A. Biryukov,
                    D. Dinu,
                    D. Khovratovich,
                    S. Josefsson
        Status:     Informational
        Stream:     IRTF
        Date:       September 2021
        Mailbox:    alex.biryukov@uni.lu,
        Pages:      21
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-irtf-cfrg-argon2-13.txt

        URL:        https://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc9106

        DOI:        10.17487/RFC9106

This document describes the Argon2 memory-hard function for password
hashing and proof-of-work applications.  We provide an
implementer-oriented description with test vectors.  The purpose is
to simplify adoption of Argon2 for Internet protocols.  This document
is a product of the Crypto Forum Research Group (CFRG) in the IRTF.

This document is a product of the Crypto Forum Research Group of the IRTF.

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