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RFC 6187

"X.509v3 Certificates for Secure Shell Authentication", March 2011

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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Authors:
K. Igoe
D. Stebila
Stream:
IETF
Source:
NON WORKING GROUP

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Abstract

X.509 public key certificates use a signature by a trusted certification authority to bind a given public key to a given digital identity. This document specifies how to use X.509 version 3 public key certificates in public key algorithms in the Secure Shell protocol. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


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