Transporting Secure/Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (S/MIME) Objects in X.400
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From: The IESG <email@example.com> To: IETF-Announce <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: Internet Architecture Board <email@example.com>, RFC Editor <firstname.lastname@example.org>, smime mailing list <email@example.com>, smime chair <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: Protocol Action: 'Securing X.400 Content with S/MIME' to Proposed Standard The IESG has approved the following documents: - 'Securing X.400 Content with S/MIME ' <draft-ietf-smime-x400wrap-10.txt> as a Proposed Standard - 'Transporting S/MIME Objects in X.400 ' <draft-ietf-smime-x400transport-10.txt> as a Proposed Standard These documents are products of the S/MIME Mail Security Working Group. The IESG contact persons are Russ Housley and Tim Polk. A URL of this Internet-Draft is: http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-ietf-smime-x400wrap-10.txt
Technical Summary These documents describe the use of the S/MIME security mechanisms in an X.400 messaging environment. "Securing X.400 Content with S/MIME" describes the use of the Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) to digital signature and encryption services to X.400 content. "Transporting S/MIME Objects in X.400" describes protocol options for conveying CMS-protected objects associated with S/MIME version 3 over an X.400 message transfer system. Working Group Summary The S/MIME Working Group came to consensus on these documents. Protocol Quality These documents were reviewed by Jeff Schiller and Russell Housley for the IESG.