RSA/SHA-1 SIGs and RSA KEYs in the Domain Name System (DNS)
draft-ietf-dnsext-rsa-03

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Author Donald Eastlake 
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        RFC 3110

        Title:      RSA/SHA-1 SIGs and RSA KEYs in the Domain Name
                    System (DNS)
        Author(s):  D. Eastlake 3rd
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       May 2001
        Mailbox:    Donald.Eastlake@motorola.com
        Pages:      7
        Characters: 14587
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:    None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-dnsext-rsa-03.txt

        URL:        ftp://ftp.rfc-editor.org/in-notes/rfc3110.txt

This document describes how to produce RSA/SHA1 SIG resource records
(RRs) in Section 3 and, so as to completely replace RFC 2537,
describes how to produce RSA KEY RRs in Section 2.
 
Since the adoption of a Proposed Standard for RSA signatures in the
DNS (Domain Name Space), advances in hashing have been made.  A new
DNS signature algorithm is defined to make these advances available in
SIG RRs.  The use of the previously specified weaker mechanism is
deprecated.  The algorithm number of the RSA KEY RR is changed to
correspond to this new SIG algorithm.  No other changes are made to
DNS security.

This document is a product of the DNS Extensions Working Group of the
IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

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