[rfc-dist] Corrected Announcement: RFC 5035 on Enhanced Security Services (ESS) Update: Adding CertID Algorithm Agility

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Fri Aug 24 17:02:22 PDT 2007

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        RFC 5035

        Title:      Enhanced Security Services (ESS) Update: 
                    Adding CertID Algorithm Agility 
        Author:     J. Schaad
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       August 2007
        Mailbox:    jimsch at exmsft.com
        Pages:      17
        Characters: 32674
        Updates:    RFC2634

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-smime-escertid-06.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5035.txt

In the original Enhanced Security Services for S/MIME document (RFC
2634), a structure for cryptographically linking the certificate to
be used in validation with the signature was introduced; this
structure was hardwired to use SHA-1.  This document allows for the
structure to have algorithm agility and defines a new attribute for
this purpose.  [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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