[rfc-dist] RFC 8756 on Commercial National Security Algorithm (CNSA) Suite Profile of Certificate Management over CMS

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        RFC 8756

        Title:      Commercial National Security Algorithm (CNSA) 
                    Suite Profile of Certificate Management over 
        Author:     M. Jenkins,
                    L. Zieglar
        Status:     Informational
        Stream:     Independent
        Date:       March 2020
        Mailbox:    mjjenki at nsa.gov, 
                    llziegl at tycho.ncsc.mil
        Pages:      17
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-jenkins-cnsa-cmc-profile-05.txt

        URL:        https://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc8756

        DOI:        10.17487/RFC8756

This document specifies a profile of the Certificate Management over
CMS (CMC) protocol for managing X.509 public key certificates in
applications that use the Commercial National Security Algorithm
(CNSA) Suite published by the United States Government. 

The profile applies to the capabilities, configuration, and operation
of all components of US National Security Systems that manage X.509
public key certificates over CMS.  It is also appropriate for all
other US Government systems that process high-value information. 

The profile is made publicly available here for use by developers and
operators of these and any other system deployments.

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