DNS Certification Authority Authorization (CAA) Resource Record
draft-hoffman-andrews-caa-simplification-03

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (lamps WG)
Last updated 2018-03-10 (latest revision 2018-02-23)
Replaced by draft-ietf-lamps-rfc6844bis
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-hoffman-andrews-caa-simplification-03.txt

Abstract

The Certification Authority Authorization (CAA) DNS Resource Record allows a DNS domain name holder to specify one or more Certification Authorities (CAs) authorized to issue certificates for that domain. CAA Resource Records allow a public Certification Authority to implement additional controls to reduce the risk of unintended certificate mis-issue. This document defines the syntax of the CAA record and rules for processing CAA records by certificate issuers.

Authors

Phillip Hallam-Baker (philliph@comodo.com)
Rob Stradling (rob.stradling@comodo.com)
Jacob Hoffman-Andrews (jsha@letsencrypt.org)

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)