Using Secure DNS to Associate Certificates with Domain Names For S/MIME

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Paul Hoffman  , Jakob Schlyter 
Last updated 2013-02-20 (latest revision 2012-09-08)
Replaced by RFC 8162
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This document describes how to use secure DNS to associate an S/MIME user's certificate with the intended domain name, similar to the way that DANE (RFC 6698) does for TLS.


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