[rfc-dist] RFC 6031 on Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) Symmetric Key Package Content Type

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        RFC 6031

        Title:      Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) Symmetric 
                    Key Package Content Type 
        Author:     S. Turner, R. Housley
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       December 2010
        Mailbox:    turners at ieca.com, 
                    housley at vigilsec.com
        Pages:      29
        Characters: 56129
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-keyprov-symmetrickeyformat-11.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6031.txt

This document defines the symmetric key format content type.  It is
transport independent.  The Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) can be used
to digitally sign, digest, authenticate, or encrypt this content

This document is a product of the Provisioning of Symmetric Keys Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet standards track
protocol for the Internet community,and requests discussion and suggestions
for improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the Internet
Official Protocol Standards (STD 1) for the standardization state and
status of this protocol.  Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

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