A set-key attribute for symmetric-key packages

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A set-key is a symmetric key (or set of keys) associated with an immutable set of participants. This document defines a set-key attribute for use in the CMS-based symmetric-key package structure defined in in RFC 6031.


Jonathan Herzog (jherzog@ll.mit.edu)
Roger Khazan (rkh@ll.mit.edu)

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