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This draft is a work item of the Securely Available Credentials Working Group of the IETF.
Title : Securely Available Credentials Protocol
Author(s) : S. Farrell
Filename : draft-ietf-sacred-protocol-bss-09.txt
Pages : 25
Date : 2003-11-26
This document describes a protocol whereby a user can acquire
cryptographic credentials (e.g., private keys, PKCS #15 structures)
from a credential server, using a workstation that has locally
trusted software installed, but with no user-specific configuration.
The protocol's payloads are described in XML. This memo also
specifies a BEEP profile of the protocol. Security requirements are
met by mandating support for TLS and/or DIGEST-MD5 (through BEEP).
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