[rfc-dist] RFC 6460 on Suite B Profile for Transport Layer Security (TLS)

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        RFC 6460

        Title:      Suite B Profile for Transport 
                    Layer Security (TLS) 
        Author:     M. Salter, R. Housley
        Status:     Informational
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       January 2012
        Mailbox:    misalte at nsa.gov, 
                    housley at vigilsec.com
        Pages:      14
        Characters: 31428
        Obsoletes:  RFC5430

        I-D Tag:    draft-salter-rfc5430bis-01.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6460.txt

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.

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