Encoding of an Unsigned Diffie-Hellman Public Value

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (ipsec WG)
Authors Ashar Aziz  , Thomas Markson  , Hemma Prafullchandra 
Last updated 1996-08-02
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It is useful to be able to communicate public keys in the absence of a certificate hierarchy and a signature infrastructure. This document describes a method by which certificates which communicate Diffie-Hellman public values and parameters may be encoded and securely named.


Ashar Aziz (ashar.aziz@eng.sun.com)
Thomas Markson (markson@incog.com)
Hemma Prafullchandra (hemma@eng.sun.com)

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