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This draft is a work item of the Public-Key Infrastructure (X.509) Working Group of the IETF.
Title : Simple Certificate Validation Protocol (SCVP)
Author(s) : A. Malpani, P. Hoffman, R. Housley, T. Freeman
Filename : draft-ietf-pkix-scvp-06.txt
Date : 19-Jul-01
The SCVP protocol allows a client to offload certificate handling to a
server. The server can give a variety of valuable information about the
certificate, such as whether or not the certificate is valid, a chain
to a trusted root, and so on. SCVP has many purposes, including
simplifying client implementations and allowing companies to centralize
their trust and policy managment.
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