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Storing certificates in DNS for email applications

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
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Authors Jacob Schlyter , Simon Josefsson , Roy Arends
Last updated 2001-11-13
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The Domain Name System (DNS) can be used to store certificates used to identify mail addresses. This document describes on how to name these certificates when stored in DNS. This document updates RFC 2538.


Jacob Schlyter
Simon Josefsson
Roy Arends

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