RFC 5217

Memorandum for Multi-Domain Public Key Infrastructure Interoperability, July 2008

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5217.txt
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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Authors:
M. Shimaoka, Ed.
N. Hastings
R. Nielsen
Stream:
IETF
Source:
NON WORKING GROUP

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC5217

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Abstract

The objective of this document is to establish a terminology framework and to suggest the operational requirements of Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) domain for interoperability of multi-domain Public Key Infrastructure, where each PKI domain is operated under a distinct policy. This document describes the relationships between Certification Authorities (CAs), provides the definition and requirements for PKI domains, and discusses typical models of multi-domain PKI. This memo provides information for the Internet community.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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