RFC 4476

Attribute Certificate (AC) Policies Extension, May 2006

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4476.txt
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Authors:
C. Francis
D. Pinkas
Stream:
IETF
Source:
pkix (sec)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC4476

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Abstract

This document describes one certificate extension that explicitly states the Attribute Certificate Policies (ACPs) that apply to a given Attribute Certificate (AC). The goal of this document is to allow relying parties to perform an additional test when validating an AC, i.e., to assess whether a given AC carrying some attributes can be accepted on the basis of references to one or more specific ACPs. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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