[rfc-dist] RFC 6605 on Elliptic Curve Digital Signature Algorithm (DSA) for DNSSEC

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        RFC 6605

        Title:      Elliptic Curve Digital Signature Algorithm 
                    (DSA) for DNSSEC 
        Author:     P. Hoffman, W.C.A. Wijngaard
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       April 2012
        Mailbox:    paul.hoffman at vpnc.org, 
                    wouter at nlnetlabs.nl
        Pages:      8
        Characters: 14332
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-dnsext-ecdsa-07.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6605.txt

This document describes how to specify Elliptic Curve Digital
Signature Algorithm (DSA) keys and signatures in DNS Security
(DNSSEC).  It lists curves of different sizes and uses the SHA-2
family of hashes for signatures.  [STANDARDS-TRACK]

This document is a product of the DNS Extensions 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
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