RFC 3279

Algorithms and Identifiers for the Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure Certificate and Certificate Revocation List (CRL) Profile, April 2002

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RFC 4055, RFC 4491, RFC 5480, RFC 5758, RFC 8692
L. Bassham
W. Polk
R. Housley
pkix (sec)

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DOI:  https://doi.org/10.17487/RFC3279

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This document specifies algorithm identifiers and ASN.1 encoding formats for digital signatures and subject public keys used in the Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure (PKI). Digital signatures are used to sign certificates and certificate revocation list (CRLs). Certificates include the public key of the named subject. [STANDARDS-TRACK]

For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.

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