[ietf-dkim] I-D ACTION:draft-ietf-dkim-base-06.txt
stephen.farrell at cs.tcd.ie
Mon Oct 23 00:27:51 PDT 2006
Just FYI, this version is in response to Russ' AD comments and
just adds some additional clarifications, i.e. there're no
Whenever Russ is happy with the changes (soon as he gets a
chance to review them hopefully) then he'll kick off the IESG
evaluation/IETF last call. (Though that's probably open to
being corrected by the IETF process police:-)
Internet-Drafts at ietf.org wrote:
> A New Internet-Draft is available from the on-line Internet-Drafts
> This draft is a work item of the Domain Keys Identified Mail Working Group of the IETF.
> Title : DomainKeys Identified Mail (DKIM) Signatures
> Author(s) : E. Allman, et al.
> Filename : draft-ietf-dkim-base-06.txt
> Pages : 72
> Date : 2006-10-22
> DomainKeys Identified Mail (DKIM) defines a domain-level
> authentication framework for email using public-key cryptography and
> key server technology to permit verification of the source and
> contents of messages by either Mail Transfer Agents (MTAs) or Mail
> User Agents (MUAs). The ultimate goal of this framework is to permit
> a signing domain to assert responsibility for a message, thus
> protecting message signer identity and the integrity of the messages
> they convey while retaining the functionality of Internet email as it
> is known today. Protection of email identity may assist in the
> global control of "spam" and "phishing".
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