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Additional Use Cases for Automatic Certificate Management (ACME)

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
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Authors John Preuß Mattsson , Robert Skog
Last updated 2015-09-10 (Latest revision 2015-03-09)
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Contacting a CA is just one way in which a newly deployed HTTPS server can get hold of the certificate to use. This document describes additional (and common) use cases that fall into the major guiding use case for ACME as stated by [I-D.barnes-acme], "obtaining certificates for Web sites".


John Preuß Mattsson
Robert Skog

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