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RFC 5617

"DomainKeys Identified Mail (DKIM) Author Domain Signing Practices (ADSP)", August 2009

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Status:
HISTORIC (changed from PROPOSED STANDARD November 2013)
Authors:
E. Allman
J. Fenton
M. Delany
J. Levine
Stream:
IETF
Source:
dkim (sec)

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Abstract

DomainKeys Identified Mail (DKIM) defines a domain-level authentication framework for email to permit verification of the source and contents of messages. This document specifies an adjunct mechanism to aid in assessing messages that do not contain a DKIM signature for the domain used in the author's address. It defines a record that can advertise whether a domain signs its outgoing mail as well as how other hosts can access that record. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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