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Update to the Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) for Algorithm Identifier Protection

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (lamps WG)
Expired & archived
Author Russ Housley
Last updated 2020-01-22 (Latest revision 2019-10-03)
Replaced by RFC 8933
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-lamps-cms-update-alg-id-protect
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This document updates the Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) specified in RFC 5652 to ensure that algorithm identifiers are adequately protected.


Russ Housley

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