[rfc-dist] RFC 4853 on Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) Multiple Signer Clarification

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        RFC 4853

        Title:      Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) Multiple 
                    Signer Clarification 
        Author:     R. Housley
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       April 2007
        Mailbox:    housley at vigilsec.com
        Pages:      5
        Characters: 10146
        Updates:    RFC3852

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-smime-cms-mult-sign-03.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4853.txt

This document updates the Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS), which is
published in RFC 3852.  This document clarifies the proper handling of
the SignedData protected content type when more than one digital
signature is present.  [STANDARDS TRACK]

This document is a product of the S/MIME Mail Security
Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

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