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This draft is a work item of the S/MIME Mail Security Working Group of the IETF.
Title : Use of the IDEA Encryption Algorithm in CMS
Author(s) : S. Teiwes, P. Hartmann, D. Kuenzi
Filename : draft-ietf-smime-idea-04.txt
Pages : 6
Date : 22-May-00
This memo specifies how to incorporate IDEA (International Data
Encryption Algorithm) [IDEA] into S/MIME [SMIME2, SMIME3] as
an additional strong algorithm for symmetric encryption. For
organizations who make use of IDEA for data security purposes
it is of high interest that IDEA is also available in S/MIME.
The intention of this memo is to provide the OIDs and algorithms
required that IDEA can be included in S/MIME for symmetric content
and key encryption.
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