database logo graphic

RFC 5480

"Elliptic Curve Cryptography Subject Public Key Information", March 2009

Canonical URL:
http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5480.txt
This document is also available in this non-normative format: PDF.
Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Updates:
RFC 3279
Authors:
S. Turner
D. Brown
K. Yiu
R. Housley
T. Polk
Stream:
IETF
Source:
pkix (sec)

Cite this RFC: TXT  |  XML

Other actions: Find Errata (if any)  |  Submit Errata  |  Find IPR Disclosures from the IETF


Abstract

This document specifies the syntax and semantics for the Subject Public Key Information field in certificates that support Elliptic Curve Cryptography. This document updates Sections 2.3.5 and 5, and the ASN.1 module of "Algorithms and Identifiers for the Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure Certificate and Certificate Revocation List (CRL) Profile", RFC 3279. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


Go to the RFC Editor Homepage.