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RFC 6160

"Algorithms for Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) Protection of Symmetric Key Package Content Types", April 2011

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http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6160.txt
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Author:
S. Turner
Stream:
IETF
Source:
NON WORKING GROUP

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Abstract

This document describes the conventions for using several cryptographic algorithms with the Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) to protect the symmetric key package content type. Specifically, it includes conventions necessary to implement SignedData, EnvelopedData, EncryptedData, and AuthEnvelopedData. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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