Cryptographic Message Syntax, June 1999
- Canonical URL:
- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- Obsoleted by:
- RFC 3369, RFC 3370
- R. Housley
- smime (sec)
This document describes the Cryptographic Message Syntax. This syntax is used to digitally sign, digest, authenticate, or encrypt arbitrary messages. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.