[rfc-dist] RFC 5697 on Other Certificates Extension
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Title: Other Certificates Extension
Author: S. Farrell
Date: November 2009
Mailbox: stephen.farrell at cs.tcd.ie
I-D Tag: draft-ietf-pkix-other-certs-05.txt
Some applications that associate state information with public key
certificates can benefit from a way to link together a set of
certificates that belong to the same end entity and that can safely
be considered equivalent to one another for the purposes of
referencing that application-state information. This memo defines a
certificate extension that allows applications to establish the
required linkage without introducing a new application protocol data
unit. This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet
This document is a product of the Public-Key Infrastructure (X.509) Working Group of the IETF.
EXPERIMENTAL: This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the
Internet community. It does not specify an Internet standard of any
kind. Discussion and suggestions for improvement are requested.
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