Secure Telephone Identity Credentials: Certificates, February 2018
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In order to prevent the impersonation of telephone numbers on the Internet, some kind of credential system needs to exist that cryptographically asserts authority over telephone numbers. This document describes the use of certificates in establishing authority over telephone numbers, as a component of a broader architecture for managing telephone numbers as identities in protocols like SIP.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.