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PKCS #1: RSA Cryptography Specifications Version 2.2 (RFC8017) Disclosure Number: IPCOM000248267D
Original Publication Date: 2016-Nov-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2016-Nov-15

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

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K. Moriarty: AUTHOR [+5]


This document provides recommendations for the implementation of public-key cryptography based on the RSA algorithm [RSA], covering the following aspects:

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                  K. Moriarty, Ed. Request for Comments: 8017                               EMC Corporation Obsoletes: 3447                                               B. Kaliski Category: Informational                                         Verisign ISSN: 2070-1721                                               J. Jonsson                                                                Subset AB                                                                 A. Rusch                                                                      RSA                                                            November 2016

           PKCS #1: RSA Cryptography Specifications Version 2.2


   This document provides recommendations for the implementation of    public-key cryptography based on the RSA algorithm, covering    cryptographic primitives, encryption schemes, signature schemes with    appendix, and ASN.1 syntax for representing keys and for identifying    the schemes.

   This document represents a republication of PKCS #1 v2.2 from RSA    Laboratories' Public-Key Cryptography Standards (PKCS) series.  By    publishing this RFC, change control is transferred to the IETF.

   This document also obsoletes RFC 3447.

Status of This Memo

   This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is    published for informational purposes.

   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 7841.

   Information about the current status of this document, any errata,    and how to provide feedback on it may be obtained at

Moriarty, et al.              Informational                     [Page 1]
 RFC 8017                      PKCS #1 v2.2                 November 2016

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