[rfc-dist] RFC 6187 on X.509v3 Certificates for Secure Shell Authentication

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        RFC 6187

        Title:      X.509v3 Certificates for Secure Shell 
        Author:     K. Igoe, D. Stebila
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       March 2011
        Mailbox:    kmigoe at nsa.gov, 
                    douglas at stebila.ca
        Pages:      16
        Characters: 35208
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-igoe-secsh-x509v3-07.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6187.txt

X.509 public key certificates use a signature by a trusted
certification authority to bind a given public key to a given digital
identity.  This document specifies how to use X.509 version 3 public
key certificates in public key algorithms in the Secure Shell
protocol.  [STANDARDS-TRACK]

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

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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
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