OpenPGP Message Format
RFC 4880

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Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2012-08-22 22 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Tim Polk
2012-08-22 22 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Magnus Westerlund
2012-08-22 22 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Ronald Bonica
2007-11-05 22 Amy Vezza State Changes to RFC Published from RFC Ed Queue by Amy Vezza
2007-11-05 22 Amy Vezza [Note]: 'RFC 4880' added by Amy Vezza
2007-11-02 22 (System) RFC published
2007-09-19 22 (System) IANA Action state changed to RFC-Ed-Ack from Waiting on RFC Editor
2007-09-18 22 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on RFC Editor from In Progress
2007-09-18 22 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress from Waiting on Authors
2007-09-13 22 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on Authors from In Progress
2007-09-12 22 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress from Waiting on Authors
2007-08-27 22 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on Authors from Waiting on WGC
2007-08-06 22 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on WGC from In Progress
2007-08-02 22 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress from Waiting on Authors
2007-08-01 22 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on Authors from In Progress
2007-07-26 22 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress
2007-07-25 22 Amy Vezza State Changes to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent by Amy Vezza
2007-07-25 22 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent
2007-07-25 22 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2007-07-25 22 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2007-07-25 22 Sam Hartman State Changes to Approved-announcement to be sent from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup by Sam Hartman
2007-07-25 22 Tim Polk [Ballot Position Update] Position for Tim Polk has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Tim Polk
2007-07-24 22 Magnus Westerlund [Ballot Position Update] Position for Magnus Westerlund has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Magnus Westerlund
2007-06-22 22 (System) Removed from agenda for telechat - 2007-06-21
2007-06-21 22 Amy Vezza State Changes to IESG Evaluation::AD Followup from IESG Evaluation by Amy Vezza
2007-06-21 22 Magnus Westerlund
[Ballot discuss]
An updated discuss note:

1. First of all I think the spec is hard to implement from. But based on the existance of ...
2007-06-21 22 Jon Peterson [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Jon Peterson
2007-06-21 22 Mark Townsley [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Mark Townsley
2007-06-20 22 Cullen Jennings [Ballot Position Update] Position for Cullen Jennings has been changed to Undefined from Discuss by Cullen Jennings
2007-06-20 22 Lisa Dusseault [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Lisa Dusseault
2007-06-14 22 Sam Hartman Placed on agenda for telechat - 2007-06-21 by Sam Hartman
2007-06-14 22 Sam Hartman State Changes to IESG Evaluation from IESG Evaluation::Revised ID Needed by Sam Hartman
2007-05-23 22 Ron Bonica [Ballot Position Update] Position for Ron Bonica has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Ron Bonica
2007-05-10 22 Amy Vezza State Changes to IESG Evaluation::Revised ID Needed from IESG Evaluation by Amy Vezza
2007-05-10 22 Cullen Jennings [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded by Cullen Jennings
2007-05-10 22 Tim Polk
[Ballot discuss]
This is a DISCUSS discuss.  My apologies for its length...

This document would benefit from additional information on cryptographic key sizes.  ...
2007-05-10 22 Ron Bonica [Ballot discuss]
Echoing Lar's and Magnus' concerns about incomplete specification.
2007-05-10 22 Ron Bonica [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded by Ron Bonica
2007-05-10 22 Magnus Westerlund
[Ballot discuss]
I do agree with Lars about that this specification will not produce interoperable implementations, but maybe not for the same reasons.

OpenPGP is ...
2007-05-09 22 David Ward [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by David Ward
2007-05-09 22 Ross Callon [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Ross Callon
2007-05-09 22 Magnus Westerlund
[Ballot discuss]
I do agree with Lars about that this specification will not produce interoperable implementations, but maybe not for the same reasons.

OpenPGP is ...
2007-05-09 22 Magnus Westerlund
[Ballot discuss]
I do agree with Lars about that this specification will not produce interoperable implementations, but maybe not for the same reasons.

OpenPGP is ...
2007-05-09 22 Magnus Westerlund [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded by Magnus Westerlund
2007-05-08 22 Tim Polk
[Ballot discuss]
This is a DISCUSS discuss.  My apologies for its length...

This document would benefit from additional information on cryptographic key sizes.  ...
2007-05-08 22 Tim Polk
[Ballot discuss]
This is a DISCUSS discuss.  My apologies for its length...

This document would benefit from additional information on cryptographic key sizes.  ...
2007-05-08 22 Tim Polk
[Ballot discuss]
This is a DISCUSS discuss.  My apologies for its length...

This document would benefit from additional information on cryptographic key sizes.  ...
2007-05-08 22 Tim Polk [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded by Tim Polk
2007-05-07 22 Lars Eggert
[Ballot comment]
I'm abstaining from this document. I believe that it is impossible to develop an interoperable OpenPGP implementation based on this document, because ...
2007-05-07 22 Lars Eggert [Ballot Position Update] New position, Abstain, has been recorded by Lars Eggert
2007-05-07 22 Russ Housley
[Ballot comment]
Some comments come from the Gen-ART review by Miguel Garcia.

  These two paragraphs should include references for RFC 2119 and
  RFC ...
2007-05-07 22 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Russ Housley
2007-05-07 22 Dan Romascanu [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Dan Romascanu
2007-05-03 22 Chris Newman
[Ballot comment]
The clear signature format in section 7 causes signature crud to appear
in mail readers that do not support PGP.  It's ...
2007-05-03 22 Chris Newman
[Ballot comment]
RFC 3156 SHOULD be used for clear signatures instead of the format in
section 7 for environments that support MIME multipart messages.  ...
2007-05-03 22 Sam Hartman Placed on agenda for telechat - 2007-05-10 by Sam Hartman
2007-05-03 22 Sam Hartman State Changes to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead::AD Followup by Sam Hartman
2007-04-27 22 Sam Weiler Request for Telechat review by SECDIR Completed. Reviewer: Sean Turner.
2007-04-25 22 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2007-04-25 22 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-22.txt
2007-04-24 22 Sam Hartman State Changes to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead::Revised ID Needed from IESG Evaluation by Sam Hartman
2007-04-10 21 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-21.txt
2007-04-03 22 Chris Newman
[Ballot comment]
RFC 3156 SHOULD be used for clear signatures instead of the format in section 7 for environments that support MIME multipart messages.  ...
2007-04-03 22 Chris Newman [Ballot Position Update] New position, Abstain, has been recorded by Chris Newman
2007-04-03 22 Yoshiko Fong
IANA Additional Comments:

IANA received comments from David Shaw.

> Action #3: * Editors are requested to provide information
> on the status of Tag 15 ...
2007-04-02 22 Sam Hartman Removed from agenda for telechat - 2007-04-05 by Sam Hartman
2007-04-02 20 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-20.txt
2007-04-02 22 Jari Arkko [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Jari Arkko
2007-03-30 22 Sam Weiler Request for Telechat review by SECDIR is assigned to Sean Turner
2007-03-29 22 Sam Hartman [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Sam Hartman
2007-03-29 22 Sam Hartman Ballot has been issued by Sam Hartman
2007-03-29 22 Sam Hartman Created "Approve" ballot
2007-03-29 22 Sam Hartman State Changes to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for Writeup by Sam Hartman
2007-03-29 22 Sam Hartman Placed on agenda for telechat - 2007-04-05 by Sam Hartman
2007-03-28 22 Yoshiko Fong
IANA Last call Comments:

*** IANA has questions ***

* Since there are 16 actions. I would like authors,
  chairs, and ADs to confirm all the actions ...
2007-03-27 22 (System) State has been changed to Waiting for Writeup from In Last Call by system
2007-03-13 22 Amy Vezza Last call sent
2007-03-13 22 Amy Vezza State Changes to In Last Call from Last Call Requested by Amy Vezza
2007-03-13 22 Sam Hartman State Changes to Last Call Requested from AD Evaluation::AD Followup by Sam Hartman
2007-03-13 22 Sam Hartman Last Call was requested by Sam Hartman
2007-03-13 22 (System) Ballot writeup text was added
2007-03-13 22 (System) Last call text was added
2007-03-13 22 (System) Ballot approval text was added
2007-03-12 22 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2007-03-12 19 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-19.txt
2006-10-17 22 Sam Hartman State Changes to AD Evaluation::Revised ID Needed from AD Evaluation by Sam Hartman
2006-09-18 22 Sam Hartman Sent primary comments to chair; a few issues remain before I bounce this back to the wg
2006-08-18 22 Sam Hartman State Changes to AD Evaluation from Publication Requested by Sam Hartman
2006-07-05 22 Dinara Suleymanova State Changes to Publication Requested from AD is watching::AD Followup by Dinara Suleymanova
2006-05-10 18 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-18.txt
2006-05-09 17 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-17.txt
2006-04-19 16 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-16.txt
2005-11-07 15 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-15.txt
2005-07-11 14 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-14.txt
2005-05-20 13 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-13.txt
2004-12-02 22 Sam Hartman Shepherding AD has been changed to Sam Hartman from Steve Bellovin
2004-11-23 22 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2004-11-23 12 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-12.txt
2004-10-22 11 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-11.txt
2004-03-17 10 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-10.txt
2003-11-20 09 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-09.txt
2003-08-01 22 Steven Bellovin State Changes to AD is watching::Revised ID Needed from Waiting for Writeup by Steve Bellovin
2003-08-01 22 Steven Bellovin Needs "changes" section; old IESG note should be recast as IANA Considerations sectin.
2003-06-03 08 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-08.txt
2003-03-17 22 Steven Bellovin Shepherding AD has been changed to Bellovin, Steve from Schiller, Jeff
2003-03-05 07 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-07.txt
2003-02-27 22 Stephen Coya State Changes to Waiting for Writeup from In Last Call by Coya, Steve
2003-02-10 22 Stephen Coya Status date has been changed to 2003-02-24 from
2003-02-10 22 Stephen Coya State Changes to In Last Call from Last Call Requested by Coya, Steve
2003-02-07 22 Jeffrey Schiller Intended Status has been changed to Proposed Standard from None
2003-02-07 22 Jeffrey Schiller State Changes to Last Call Requested from Publication Requested by Schiller, Jeff
2002-12-31 22 Harald Alvestrand Shepherding AD has been changed to Schiller, Jeff from Alvestrand, Harald
2002-12-23 22 Jacqueline Hargest Draft Added by Hargest, Jacqueline
2002-08-09 06 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-06.txt
2002-04-26 05 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-05.txt
2002-04-12 04 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-04.txt
2001-08-24 03 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-03.txt
2000-10-10 02 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-02.txt
2000-09-28 01 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-01.txt
1999-12-21 00 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-openpgp-rfc2440bis-00.txt