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RFC 3156 on MIME Security with OpenPGP

2001-08-17 09:12:24

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        RFC 3156

        Title:      MIME Security with OpenPGP
        Author(s):  M. Elkins, D. Del Torto, R. Levien, T. Roessler 
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       August 2001
        Mailbox:    ddt(_at_)cryptorights(_dot_)org, raph(_at_)acm(_dot_)org,
        Pages:      15
        Characters: 26809
        Updates:    RFC 2015

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-openpgp-mime-08.txt


This document describes how the OpenPGP Message Format can be
used to provide privacy and authentication using the Multipurpose
Internet Mail Extensions (MIME) security content types described in
RFC 1847.

This document is a product of the An Open Specification for Pretty
Good Privacy Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

This document specifies an Internet standards track protocol for
the Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions
for improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the
"Internet Official Protocol Standards" (STD 1) for the
standardization state and status of this protocol.  Distribution
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