RFC 3218 on Preventing the Million Message Attack on CMS

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        RFC 3218

        Title:	    Preventing the Million Message Attack on 
                    Cryptographic Message Syntax
        Author(s):  E. Rescorla
        Status:     Informational
	Date:       January 2002
        Mailbox:    ekr@rtfm.com
        Pages:      7
        Characters: 16047
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:  None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-smime-pkcs1-01.txt

        URL:        ftp://ftp.rfc-editor.org/in-notes/rfc3218.txt


This memo describes a strategy for resisting the Million Message
Attack.

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Joyce K. Reynolds and Sandy Ginoza
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