CBOR Object Signing and Encryption (COSE): Header parameters for carrying and referencing X.509 certificates
draft-ietf-cose-x509-08

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Subject: Document Action: 'CBOR Object Signing and Encryption (COSE): Header parameters for carrying and referencing X.509 certificates' to Informational RFC (draft-ietf-cose-x509-07.txt)

The IESG has approved the following document:
- 'CBOR Object Signing and Encryption (COSE): Header parameters for
   carrying and referencing X.509 certificates'
  (draft-ietf-cose-x509-07.txt) as Informational RFC

This document is the product of the CBOR Object Signing and Encryption
Working Group.

The IESG contact persons are Barry Leiba, Benjamin Kaduk and Roman Danyliw.

A URL of this Internet Draft is:
https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-ietf-cose-x509/


Technical Summary

This document extends the way that keys can be identified and transported in
COSE messages by providing attributes that refer to or contain X.509
certificates.

Working Group Summary

The document has had working group consensus for publication and it has
been reviewed by a few working group participants since its adoption.

Document Quality

This document has received very strong support for being adopted as a WG item
due to people needing it and later early allocation of code points was issued
as they were necessary for some of the people interested in this document.
Since the adoption the document has had mostly editorial changes and a few new
reviews, including reviews during WGLC.

Personnel

Document Shepherd: Ivaylo Petrov
Responsible AD: Barry Leiba