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DNS as X.509 PKIX Certificate Storage

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
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Authors Jacob Schlyter , Leif Johansson
Last updated 2002-06-10
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A major problem facing PKIX deployment and implementation is the problem of constructing certificate paths for input to the path validation algorithm. This draft describes the use of the DNS as a certificate store and it's implication for path validation in PKIX.


Jacob Schlyter
Leif Johansson

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