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RFC 6481

"A Profile for Resource Certificate Repository Structure", February 2012

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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Authors:
G. Huston
R. Loomans
G. Michaelson
Stream:
IETF
Source:
sidr (rtg)

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Abstract

This document defines a profile for the structure of the Resource Public Key Infrastructure (RPKI) distributed repository. Each individual repository publication point is a directory that contains files that correspond to X.509/PKIX Resource Certificates, Certificate Revocation Lists and signed objects. This profile defines the object (file) naming scheme, the contents of repository publication points (directories), and a suggested internal structure of a local repository cache that is intended to facilitate synchronization across a distributed collection of repository publication points and to facilitate certification path construction. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


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