[rfc-dist] RFC 5922 on Domain Certificates in the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP)

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        RFC 5922

        Title:      Domain Certificates in the Session 
                    Initiation Protocol (SIP) 
        Author:     V. Gurbani, S. Lawrence,
                    A. Jeffrey
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       June 2010
        Mailbox:    vkg at alcatel-lucent.com, 
                    scott-ietf at skrb.org, 
                    ajeffrey at alcatel-lucent.com
        Pages:      17
        Characters: 37667
        Updates:    RFC3261

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-sip-domain-certs-07.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5922.txt

This document describes how to construct and interpret certain
information in a PKIX-compliant (Public Key Infrastructure using
X.509) certificate for use in a Session Initiation Protocol (SIP)
over Transport Layer Security (TLS) connection.  More specifically,
this document describes how to encode and extract the identity of a
SIP domain in a certificate and how to use that identity for SIP
domain authentication.  As such, this document is relevant both to
implementors of SIP and to issuers of certificates.  [STANDARDS TRACK]

This document is a product of the Session Initiation Protocol Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

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
status of this protocol.  Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

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