Using Secure DNS to Associate Certificates with Domain Names For S/MIME

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Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (dane WG)
Authors Paul Hoffman  , Jakob Schlyter 
Last updated 2015-08-24 (latest revision 2015-02-20)
Replaces draft-hoffman-dane-smime
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This document describes how to use secure DNS to associate an S/MIME user's certificate with the intended domain name, similar to the way that DANE (RFC 6698) does for TLS.


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Jakob Schlyter (

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