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RFC 6031

"Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) Symmetric Key Package Content Type", December 2010

Canonical URL:
http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6031.txt
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Authors:
S. Turner
R. Housley
Stream:
IETF
Source:
keyprov (sec)

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Abstract

This document defines the symmetric key format content type. It is transport independent. The Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) can be used to digitally sign, digest, authenticate, or encrypt this content type. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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