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Extended Key Usage (EKU) for Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) X.509 Certificates (RFC5924)

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Original Publication Date: 2010-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2010-Jun-24
Document File: 16 page(s) / 17K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

S. Lawrence: AUTHOR [+2]

Abstract

This memo documents an extended key usage (EKU) X.509 certificate extension for restricting the applicability of a certificate to use with a Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) service. As such, in addition to providing rules for SIP implementations, this memo also provides guidance to issuers of certificates for use with SIP.

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                       S. Lawrence Request for Comments: 5924 Category: Experimental                                        V. Gurbani ISSN: 2070-1721                        Bell Laboratories, Alcatel-Lucent                                                                June 2010

      Extended Key Usage (EKU) for Session Initiation Protocol (SIP)                            X.509 Certificates

Abstract

   This memo documents an extended key usage (EKU) X.509 certificate    extension for restricting the applicability of a certificate to use    with a Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) service.  As such, in    addition to providing rules for SIP implementations, this memo also    provides guidance to issuers of certificates for use with SIP.

Status of This Memo

   This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is    published for examination, experimental implementation, and    evaluation.

   This document defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet    community.  This document is a product of the Internet Engineering    Task Force (IETF).  It represents the consensus of the IETF    community.  It has received public review and has been approved for    publication by the Internet Engineering Steering Group (IESG).  Not    all documents approved by the IESG are a candidate for any level of    Internet Standard; see Section 2 of RFC 5741.

   Information about the current status of this document, any errata,    and how to provide feedback on it may be obtained at    http://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc5924.

 Lawrence & Gurbani            Experimental                      [Page 1]
 RFC 5924                         SIP EKU                       June 2010

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