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RFC 3279

"Algorithms and Identifiers for the Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure Certificate and Certificate Revocation List (CRL) Profile", April 2002

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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Updated by:
RFC 4055, RFC 4491, RFC 5480, RFC 5758
Authors:
L. Bassham
W. Polk
R. Housley
Stream:
IETF
Source:
pkix (sec)

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Abstract

This document specifies algorithm identifiers and ASN.1 encoding formats for digital signatures and subject public keys used in the Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure (PKI). Digital signatures are used to sign certificates and certificate revocation list (CRLs). Certificates include the public key of the named subject. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


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For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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