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Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) Symmetric Key Package Content Type (RFC6031)

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Original Publication Date: 2010-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2010-Dec-14
Document File: 58 page(s) / 56K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

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S. Turner: AUTHOR [+2]

Abstract

This document defines the symmetric key format content type. It is transport independent. The Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) [RFC5652] can be used to digitally sign, digest, authenticate, or encrypt this content type.

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                         S. Turner Request for Comments: 6031                                          IECA Category: Standards Track                                     R. Housley ISSN: 2070-1721                                           Vigil Security                                                            December 2010

  Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) Symmetric Key Package Content Type

Abstract

   This document defines the symmetric key format content type.  It is    transport independent.  The Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) can be    used to digitally sign, digest, authenticate, or encrypt this content    type.

Status of This Memo

   This is an Internet Standards Track document.

   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).  Further information on    Internet Standards is available in 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/rfc6031.

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   Copyright (c) 2010 IETF Trust and the persons identified as the    document authors.  All rights reserved.

   This document is subject to BCP 78 and the IETF Trust's Legal    Provisions Relating to IETF Documents    (http://trustee.ietf.org/license-info) in effect on the date of    publication of this document.  Please review these documents    carefully, as they describe your rights and restrictions with respect    to this document.  Code Components extracted from this document must    include Simplified BSD License text as described in Section 4.e of    the Trust Legal Provisions and are provided without warranty as    described in the Simplified BSD License.

Turner & Housley             Standards Track                    [Page 1]
 RFC 6031         CMS Symmetric Key Package Content Type    December 2010

 Table of Contents

   1. Introduction...................................................3

      1.1. Requirements Terminology..................................3

      1.2. ASN.1 Syntax Notation.....................................3

   2. Symmetric Key Package Content Type.............................3

   3. PSKC Attributes................................................4

      3.1. PSKC Key Package Attributes...............................5

         3.1.1. Device Information Attributes........................5

         3.1.2. Cryptographic Mo...