RFC 3647

Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure Certificate Policy and Certification Practices Framework, November 2003

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc3647.txt
File formats:
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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Obsoletes:
RFC 2527
Authors:
S. Chokhani
W. Ford
R. Sabett
C. Merrill
S. Wu
Stream:
IETF
Source:
pkix (sec)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC3647

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Abstract

This document presents a framework to assist the writers of certificate policies or certification practice statements for participants within public key infrastructures, such as certification authorities, policy authorities, and communities of interest that wish to rely on certificates. In particular, the framework provides a comprehensive list of topics that potentially (at the writer's discretion) need to be covered in a certificate policy or a certification practice statement. This document supersedes RFC 2527.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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