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This draft is a work item of the Public-Key Infrastructure (X.509) Working Group of the IETF.
Title : An Internet Attribute Certificate Profile for
Author(s) : S. Farrell, R. Housley
Filename : draft-ietf-pkix-ac509prof-06.txt
Pages : 39
Date : 10-Jan-01
This specification defines a profile for the use of X.509 Attribute
Certificates in Internet Protocols. Attribute certificates may be
used in a wide range of applications and environments covering a
broad spectrum of interoperability goals and a broader spectrum of
operational and assurance requirements. The goal of this document is
to establish a common baseline for generic applications requiring
broad interoperability as well as limited special purpose
requirements. The profile places emphasis on attribute certificate
support for Internet electronic mail, IPSec, and WWW security
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