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Update to Use of Elliptic Curve Cryptography (ECC) Algorithms in Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS)

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Author Sean Turner
Last updated 2008-05-06
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RFC 3278 describes how to use Elliptic Curve Cryptography (ECC) public-key algorithms in the Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS). This document updates RFC 3278 to add support for the SHA2 family of hash algorithms, Elliptic Curve Digital Signature Algorithm (ECDSA) 224-512, and Key Derivation Functions (KDFs) that utilize SHA2 algorithms.


Sean Turner

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