Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure: Certification Path Building
RFC 4158

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Subject: Document Action: 'Internet X.509 Public Key 
         Infrastructure: Certification Path Building' to Informational 
         RFC 

The IESG has approved the following document:

- 'Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure: Certification Path Building '
   <draft-ietf-pkix-certpathbuild-06.txt> as an Informational RFC

This document is the product of the Public-Key Infrastructure (X.509) 
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-pkix-certpathbuild-06.txt

Technical Summary

  This document provides guidance and recommendations to developers who
  need to build X.509 public-key certification paths within their
  applications.  By following the guidance and recommendations defined
  in this document, an application developer is more likely to develop a
  robust X.509 certificate-enabled application that can build valid
  certification paths in a wide range of PKI environments.

Working Group Summary

  The PKIX Working Group reached consensus on this document.

Protocol Quality

  This document was reviewed by Russ Housley for the IESG.