[Cfrg] [Errata Verified] RFC7539 (4861)

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The following errata report has been verified for RFC7539,
"ChaCha20 and Poly1305 for IETF Protocols". 

You may review the report below and at:

Status: Verified
Type: Technical

Reported by: Timm Korte <timm.korte@escrypt.com>
Date Reported: 2016-11-10
Verified by: Lars Eggert (IRSG)

Section: 2.8.

Original Text
   o  C_MAX = P_MAX + tag length = 247,877,906,896 octets.

Corrected Text
   o  C_MAX = P_MAX + tag length = 274,877,906,896 octets.

When reviewing errata 4858, Adam Langely and Yoav Nir identified that this text should also be changed.

(This errata was created by duplicating 4858 in the system by Lars Eggert.)

RFC7539 (draft-irtf-cfrg-chacha20-poly1305-10)
Title               : ChaCha20 and Poly1305 for IETF Protocols
Publication Date    : May 2015
Author(s)           : Y. Nir, A. Langley
Category            : INFORMATIONAL
Source              : Crypto Forum Research Group
Area                : N/A
Stream              : IRTF
Verifying Party     : IRSG