S/MIME Message Specification: PKCS Security Services for MIME
draft-dusse-mime-msg-spec-00

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Abstract

S/MIME (Secure/Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions) provides a standard way to send and receive secure electronic mail. Based on the popular Internet MIME standard (RFC 1521), S/MIME provides the following cryptographic security services for electronic messaging applications: authentication, message integrity and non-repudiation of origin (using digital signatures) and privacy and data security (using encryption).

Authors

Steve Dusse (spock@rsa.com)

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