Suite B in Secure/Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (S/MIME)
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From: The IESG <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: IETF-Announce <email@example.com> Cc: RFC Editor <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: Document Action: 'Suite B in Secure/Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (S/MIME)' to Informational RFC (draft-housley-rfc5008bis-01.txt) The IESG has approved the following document: - 'Suite B in Secure/Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (S/MIME)' (draft-housley-rfc5008bis-01.txt) as an Informational RFC This document has been reviewed in the IETF but is not the product of an IETF Working Group. The IESG contact person is Sean Turner. A URL of this Internet Draft is: http://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-housley-rfc5008bis/
Technical Summary The United States Government has published guidelines for "NSA Suite B Cryptography", which defines cryptographic algorithm policy for national security applications. This document defines a profile of S/MIME which is conformant with Suite B. Working Group Summary This document is not the product of any IETF working group. Document Quality This document explains the requirements for as S/MIME implementation to be considered "Suite B conformant". There is strong consensus from the people that are defining "Suite B". Personnel Russ Housley (email@example.com) is the document shepherd. Sean Turner (firstname.lastname@example.org) is the responsible Area Director.