Suite B Profile for Transport Layer Security (TLS), January 2012
- File formats:
- HISTORIC (changed from INFORMATIONAL)
- RFC 5430
- Updated by:
- RFC 8996
- M. Salter
- NON WORKING GROUP
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The United States government has published guidelines for "NSA Suite B Cryptography" that define cryptographic algorithm policy for national security applications. This document defines a profile of Transport Layer Security (TLS) version 1.2 that is fully compliant with Suite B. This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is published for informational purposes.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.