X.509 Data Sheet
Test Suite:
X.509
Direction:
Not applicable

X.509 is a PKI standard used for secure communications in the Internet. It is used as part of many standard cryptographic protocols such as TLS/SSL, ISAKMP/IKE and IKEv2 to provide strong authentication of cryptographic entities.

Used specifications

Specification
Title
RFC3280

Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure: Certificate and Certificate Revocation List (CRL) Profile

RFC5280

Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure: Certificate and Certificate Revocation List (CRL) Profile

RFC3709

Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure: Logotypes in X.509 Certificates

Tool-specific information

Tested messages
Specifications
Notes
X.509 Certificate, Version 1
RFC5280
X.509 Certificate, Version 2
RFC5280
X.509 Certificate, Version 3
RFC5280
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