[rfc-dist] RFC 6960 on X.509 Internet Public Key Infrastructure Online Certificate Status Protocol - OCSP

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        RFC 6960

        Title:      X.509 Internet Public Key Infrastructure 
                    Online Certificate Status Protocol - OCSP 
        Author:     S. Santesson, M. Myers,
                    R. Ankney, A. Malpani,
                    S. Galperin, C. Adams
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       June 2013
        Mailbox:    sts at aaa-sec.com, 
                    mmyers at fastq.com, 
                    none,  ambarish at gmail.com, 
                    slava.galperin at gmail.com,
                    cadams at eecs.uottawa.ca
        Pages:      41
        Characters: 82037
        Obsoletes:  RFC 2560, RFC 6277
        Updates:    RFC 5912

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-pkix-rfc2560bis-20.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6960.txt

This document specifies a protocol useful in determining the current 
status of a digital certificate without requiring Certificate Revocation 
Lists (CRLs).  Additional mechanisms addressing PKIX operational 
requirements are specified in separate documents.  This document obsoletes 
RFCs 2560 and 6277.  It also updates RFC 5912.

This document is a product of the Public-Key Infrastructure (X.509) Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard.

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
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