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Updates for RSAES-OAEP and RSASSA-PSS Algorithm Parameters (RFC5756) Disclosure Number: IPCOM000193159D
Original Publication Date: 2010-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2010-Feb-12
Document File: 12 page(s) / 12K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

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S. Turner: AUTHOR [+5]


RFC 4055 specifies conventions for using the RSA Encryption Scheme - Optimal Asymmetric Encryption Padding (RSAES-OAEP) key transport algorithm in the Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure (PKI). It provides algorithm identifiers and parameters for RSAES-OAEP.

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                         S. Turner Request for Comments: 5756                                          IECA Updates: 4055                                                   D. Brown Category: Standards Track                                       Certicom ISSN: 2070-1721                                                   K. Yiu                                                                Microsoft                                                               R. Housley                                                           Vigil Security                                                                  T. Polk                                                                     NIST                                                             January 2010

        Updates for RSAES-OAEP and RSASSA-PSS Algorithm Parameters


   This document updates RFC 4055.  It updates the conventions for using    the RSA Encryption Scheme - Optimal Asymmetric Encryption Padding    (RSAES-OAEP) key transport algorithm in the Internet X.509 Public Key    Infrastructure (PKI).  Specifically, it updates the conventions for    algorithm parameters in an X.509 certificate's subjectPublicKeyInfo    field.

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.

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