[rfc-dist] RFC 8398 on Internationalized Email Addresses in X.509 Certificates

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        RFC 8398

        Title:      Internationalized Email Addresses in 
                    X.509 Certificates 
        Author:     A. Melnikov, Ed.,
                    W. Chuang, Ed.
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       May 2018
        Mailbox:    alexey.melnikov at isode.com, 
                    weihaw at google.com
        Pages:      12
        Characters: 26562
        Updates:    RFC 5280

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-lamps-eai-addresses-18.txt

        URL:        https://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc8398

        DOI:        10.17487/RFC8398

This document defines a new name form for inclusion in the otherName
field of an X.509 Subject Alternative Name and Issuer Alternative
Name extension that allows a certificate subject to be associated
with an internationalized email address.

This document updates RFC 5280.

This document is a product of the Limited Additional Mechanisms for PKIX and SMIME Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard.

STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet Standards Track
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