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Title : Identity-based Encryption Architecture
Author(s) : M. Schertler, et al.
Filename : draft-ietf-smime-ibearch-03.txt
Pages : 25
Date : 2007-3-6
This document describes the security architecture required to implement
identity-based encryption, a public-key encryption technology that uses a
user's identity to generate their public key.
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