Use of the RSASSA-PSS Signature Algorithm in Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS)
RFC 4056

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Subject: Protocol Action: 'Use of the PSS Signature Algorithm in 
         CMS' to Proposed Standard 

The IESG has approved the following document:

- 'Use of the PSS Signature Algorithm in CMS '
   <draft-ietf-smime-pss-04.txt> as a Proposed Standard

This document is the product 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:

Technical Summary

  This document specifies the conventions for using the RSA
  Probabilistic Signature Scheme (RSASSA-PSS) digital signature
  algorithm with the Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS).

Working Group Summary

  The S/MIME Working Group came to consensus on this document.

Protocol Quality

  This document was reviewed by Russell Housley for the IESG.