[rfc-dist] RFC 5430 on Suite B Profile for Transport Layer Security (TLS)
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Title: Suite B Profile for Transport
Layer Security (TLS)
Author: M. Salter, E. Rescorla,
Date: March 2009
Mailbox: msalter at restarea.ncsc.mil,
ekr at rtfm.com,
housley at vigilsec.com
I-D Tag: draft-rescorla-tls-suiteb-11.txt
The United States government has published guidelines for "NSA Suite
B Cryptography", which defines cryptographic algorithm policy for
national security applications. This document defines a profile of
Transport Layer Security (TLS) version 1.2 that is fully conformant
with Suite B. This document also defines a transitional profile for
use with TLS version 1.0 and TLS version 1.1 which employs Suite B
algorithms to the greatest extent possible. This memo provides
information for the Internet community.
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