[rfc-dist] RFC 7508 on Securing Header Fields with S/MIME

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        RFC 7508

        Title:      Securing Header Fields with S/MIME 
        Author:     L. Cailleux, C. Bonatti
        Status:     Experimental
        Stream:     Independent
        Date:       April 2015
        Mailbox:    laurent.cailleux at intradef.gouv.fr, 
                    bonatti252 at ieca.com
        Pages:      19
        Characters: 39853
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-cailleux-secure-headers-08.txt

        URL:        https://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc7508

This document describes how the S/MIME protocol can be
extended in order to secure message header fields defined in RFC 5322.
This technology provides security services such as data integrity,
non-repudiation, and confidentiality.  This extension is
referred to as 'Secure Headers'.

EXPERIMENTAL: This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the
Internet community.  It does not specify an Internet standard of any
kind. Discussion and suggestions for improvement are requested.
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