Trusted Archive Protocol (TAP)

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (pkix WG)
Authors Carl Wallace  , Santosh Chokhani 
Last updated 2015-10-14 (latest revision 2003-02-19)
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A Trusted Archive Authority (TAA) is a service that supports long- term non-repudiation by maintaining secure storage of cryptographically refreshed information. This document defines a set of transactions for interacting with a Trusted Archive Authority (TAA) and establishes a means of representing archived information.


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Santosh Chokhani (

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