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RFC 6460

"Suite B Profile for Transport Layer Security (TLS)", January 2012

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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Obsoletes:
RFC 5430
Authors:
M. Salter
R. Housley
Stream:
IETF
Source:
NON WORKING GROUP

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Abstract

The United States government has published guidelines for "NSA Suite B Cryptography" that define cryptographic algorithm policy for national security applications. This document defines a profile of Transport Layer Security (TLS) version 1.2 that is fully compliant with Suite B. This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is published for informational purposes.


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