Protecting Multiple Contents with the Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS)
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From: The IESG <email@example.com> To: IETF-Announce <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: Internet Architecture Board <email@example.com>, RFC Editor <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: Protocol Action: 'Protecting Multiple Contents with the Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS)' to Proposed Standard The IESG has approved the following document: - 'Protecting Multiple Contents with the Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) ' <draft-housley-contentcollection-06.txt> as a Proposed Standard This document has been reviewed in the IETF but is not the product of an IETF Working Group. The IESG contact person is Sam Hartman. A URL of this Internet-Draft is: http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-housley-contentcollection-06.txt
Technical Summary This protocol allows more than one object to be protected in one CMS object. While not an issue for email, where MIME and provide the necessary structure, other uses of CMS do not provide the same sort of facility. This fills that void. Protocol Quality Steve Bellovin reviewed the document for the IESG.