Out-of-Band Certificate and Key Identifier Protocol (OCKID)
draft-ietf-pkix-okid-01

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (pkix WG)
Last updated 2002-02-28
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-ietf-pkix-okid-01.txt

Abstract

In general, certificates need not be communicated with communication or storage media that are integrity-secure or authentic. This is because certificates are digitally signed and users are expected to validate the signatures using configured trust anchors. However, distribution of trust anchor certificates, self-signed end-entity certificates, or bare (unsigned) public keys requires a mechanism for establishing the authenticity of the certificate or public key.

Authors

Paul Hoffman (paul.hoffman@vpnc.org)

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)