[rfc-dist] RFC 8933 on Update to the Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) for Algorithm Identifier Protection

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        RFC 8933

        Title:      Update to the Cryptographic Message 
                    Syntax (CMS) for Algorithm Identifier Protection 
        Author:     R. Housley
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       October 2020
        Mailbox:    housley at vigilsec.com
        Pages:      8
        Updates:    RFC 5652

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-lamps-cms-update-alg-id-protect-05.txt

        URL:        https://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc8933

        DOI:        10.17487/RFC8933

This document updates the Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS)
specified in RFC 5652 to ensure that algorithm identifiers in
signed-data and authenticated-data content types are adequately

This document is a product of the Limited Additional Mechanisms for PKIX and SMIME Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard.

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